Ten years after the financial crisis, the standard story still dominates: “deregulation” caused it. This is not even slightly true. It’s urgent that we get this right, and not let the Fed’s apologists (and the simply lazy) get away with this comic-book answer that encourages all the wrong kinds of policy responses.
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Ep. 1206 The Crisis of ’08: Truth vs. Propaganda
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Ep. 667 Mises and Hayek Caused the Financial Crisis, and the Rest of the World’s Problems, Too
Ep. 660 Steve Forbes and Tom on Financial Meltdown
Ep. 638 Did Deregulation Cause the Financial Crisis? (Peter J. Wallison)
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Ep. 346 The Fed Caused the Meltdown
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