FED Scholar: “No Safety Net for Big Banks” #656-3

Allan Meltzer, Ph.D., American Economist, Senior Fellow, Hoover Institute, and author of a three-volume history of the Federal Reserve, describes working with U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH), and David Vitter (R-LA) to help write a bill that would downsize banks “too big to fail,” to protect the public and smaller community banks by helping to level the playing field.

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Fed Reserve: the Danger of Quantitative Easing #655-3

Allan Meltzer, Ph.D., American Economist, Senior Fellow, Hoover Institute, and author of a three-volume history of the Federal Reserve, explains that $1 trillion has been added to total reserves, even after reducing reserves by $10 billion per year, and that $2.5 trillion sits idle on banks’ balance sheets.

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Federal Reserve Historian Warns Of Power Politics #655-1

FDN’s  ongoing series examines the Federal Reserve System and it’s proper role in an interview with  Allan Meltzer, Ph.D., Professor, Carnegie Mellon Tepper Graduate School of Business, Senior Fellow at  Hoover Institute, and author of a three-volume history of the Federal Reserve.

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