TITLE

GALBRAITH VERSUS CITICORP

AUTHOR(S)
Buckley Jr., Wm. F.
PUB. DATE
June 1979
SOURCE
National Review;6/22/1979, Vol. 31 Issue 25, p826
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the election of former U.S. Treasury Secretary William E. Simon as a new director at Citicorp. It examines the views of Simon on human freedom as practiced in the private sector. It describes the characterization of the position of Simon as perceived by Harvard professor-emeritus John Kenneth Galbraith. It assesses the consequences of the appointment of Simon at Citicorp for depositors.
ACCESSION #
6063117

 

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