The Great Debate

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 –

Fed sets out exit strategy

March 26, 2009

John Kemp Great Debate– John Kemp is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own –

Intense criticism of the Fed’s role in the financial rescue program and the decision to triple its balance sheet, including monetizing a portion of the Treasury’s debt, has forced the central bank to issue an unusual defense of its actions (http://www.federalreserve.gov/newsevents/press/monetary/20090323b.htm).