The Great Debate

Surprise — we might actually begin meaningful housing reform this year

By Christopher Papagianis
March 20, 2012

Last week, I spotlighted three ominous trends in consumer banking. The last one spotlighted a brewing war “between the private bank sector and the government over who exactly controls the allocation of consumer credit in this country.”

The Fed needs to get its wallet out

By Christopher Swann
June 12, 2009

Christopher Swann— Christopher Swann is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own —