Those #$%#@!# Bankers!

Ferguson, Tim
October 2009
Forbes Asia;10/19/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 16, p3
The article presents the author's comments on central bankers in the world. He states that financial greed and an era of cheap credit was fostered by central bankers. He refers to former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir bin Mohamad's remarks in light of his distaste for the foreign bankers that the system of capitalist finance should be changed. He suggests that the bankers will improve if international monetary and fiscal policies are well regulated.


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