James K. Galbraith
by James K. Galbraith, HARPERS, November, 2008.
"The problem is not how to save capitalism but how to save the unique and successful mixed economy built in the United States over the eighty-five years since the New Deal."
"A Bailout We Don't Need"
by James K. Galbraith, WASHINGTON POST, September 25, 2008.
"Why Populists Need to Re-think Trade"
by James K. Galbraith, THE AMERICAN PROSPECT, May 10, 2007.
"The Predator State"
by James K. Galbraith, MOTHER JONES, May/June 2006.
TIMES TOPICS: James K. Galbraith
"From Free Markets to $4 Gas "
by Roger Lowenstein, THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 26, 2008.
"James Galbraith's 'Predator State': damning, incisive"
by By Roger Gathman, AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN, August 03, 2008.
"'Predator' urges change in definition of 'free market'"
by Steve Weinberg, USA TODAY, September 7, 2008.
James K. Galbraith
"Remembering J.K. Galbraith," ONLINE NEWSHOUR
May 1, 2006
NewsHour Economics Correspondent Paul Solman talks with biographer Richard Parker and reviews an earlier interview he had with Galbraith.
Richard Parker on John Kenneth Galbraith NOW on PBS, March 25, 2005
Richard Parker is Lecturer in Public Policy and Senior Fellow of the Shorenstein Center at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government and author of JOHN KENNETH GALBRAITH: THE MAKING OF AMERICAN ECONOMICS. View the interview online.
COMMANDING HEIGHTS, PBS, September, 2000.
John Kenneth Galbraith discusses the lessons of the great depression.
The Financial Crisis
"How Capitalism Will Save Us,"
Steve Forbes, FORBES, October 22, 2008
Bill Moyers mentions Forbes' commentary in his talk with James K. Galbraith.
NPR: PLANET MONEY
NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO blog and podcast covering financial news.
"Wal-Mart customers delay buying necessities"
By Lisa Baertlein, REUTERS, October 21, 2008.
"A crisis of confidence"
By Joseph Stiglitz, THE GUARDIAN, October 22, 2008.
"Greenspan Admits Some Mistakes Amid Grilling by House Lawmakers "
By Brian Blackstone, WALL STREET JOURNAL, October 23, 2008.
"Fed to the Rescue: A Timeline"
by Kristin Jones, PROPUBLICA, October 22, 2008.
"Banks Fail, and So Can Bailouts "
By Floyd Norris, THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 16, 2008.
"In Downturn, Families Strain to Pay Tuition "
By Jonathan D. Glater, THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 16, 2008.
"The Monster That Ate Wall Street "
An article on the origins of 'credit default swaps.' By Matthew Philips, NEWSWEEK, October 6, 2008.
"Fed Announces Plan to Buy Short-Term Debt "
By Edmund L. Andrews and Michael M. Grynbaum, THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 7, 2008.
"Fed Gives A.I.G. $37.8 Billion Loan "
By Barry Meier, THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 8, 2008.
"Central Banks Coordinate Global Cut in Interest Rates "
By Carter Dougherty and Edmund L. Andrews, THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 8, 2008.
"Paulson Says U.S. to Use All `Authorities' in Crisis "
By Simon Kennedy and Rebecca Christie, BLOOMBERG.COM, October 8, 2008.
NEW YORK TIMES Topics: Credit Crisis - Bailout Plan
FRONTLINE: The Long Demise of Glass-Steagall
"Lehman's Demise Triggered Cash Crunch Around Globe"
By Carrick Mollenkamp and Mark Whitehouse in London, Jon Hilsenrath in Washington and Ianthe Jeanne Dugan in New York, the WALL STREET JOURNAL, SEPTEMBER 29, 2008.
"As Credit Crisis Spiraled, Alarm Led to Action, "
By Joe Nocera, THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 1, 2008.
"Rescue's Supporters Failed to Connect With Public "
By John D. Mckinnon and Sarah Lueck, THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, October 1, 2008.
Interactive Map of House votes
This NEW YORK TIMES graphic illustrates who voted yes and no on the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008.
"How bailout deal will impact next president"
By Gail Russell Chaddock, THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, September 28, 2008.
Charlie Rose interviews Warren Buffett
Warren Buffett joined Charlie Rose October 1, 2008, to make the case for a bailout.
Published October 17, 2008