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Published: 20 April 2021

304 Pages

235x156mm

ISBN: 9780197573136


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Fed Power

How Finance Wins

Second Edition

Lawrence Jacobs and Desmond King

  • Updates this hard-hitting critique of the Fed's outsized role in American politics and life
  • Shows how the Fed brazenly benefited the one percent at the expense of Main Street businesses and families during the 2008 financial crisis—and with very little criticism from elites in government and the media
  • Outlines the major reforms that the Fed needs if it is to establish a reputation for being impartial and accountable
  • Compares the Fed to central banks in other countries to show just how biased towards big finance it really is

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