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Henry Kaufman “dismayed” by McCain’s economic flippancy

June 10, 2008

Republican presidential candidate John McCain didn’t leave the best impression on Dr. Doom.

“I was a little bit dismayed when Senator McCain said flippantly that he does not know too much about economics but carries Alan Greenspan’s book under his arm. That does not encourage me,” Henry Kaufman, president of financial consulting firm Henry Kaufman & Company told the Reuters Investment Outlook Summit.

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On the other hand…

keeping Alan Greenspan’s advice in your armpit is a very good decision.

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