The Ongoing Bailout of Main Street

Mon, 06 Oct 2008 23:49:09 +0000

I have returned from some business travel to my familiar rant, this time on NPR's Marketplace. The teaser:

Bailout supporters took a lot of heat for handing that cash over to Wall Street. But commentator and economist Andrew Samwick argues it's actually Main Street that's usually on the receiving end of government help.

You can follow the link to listen to the commentary. I'd be happy to follow up on any questions raised by the piece.