Appeared in: Volume 1, Number 2
Published on: December 1, 2005
The Amazing Bubble-Man

Alan Greenspan leaves the Federal Reserve with the status of a near deity. It is a status that is undeserved.

Peter Hartcher is political editor of the Sydney Morning Herald and author of Bubble Man: Alan Greenspan and the Missing Seven Trillion Dollars, to be published by W.W. Norton in April 2006.

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