The Most Dangerous Man in Washington
Timothy Geithner is so in thrall to the banking industry that he could risk America's economic recovery.
Geithner is a smart and experienced public servant. His views concerning the future of finance will help shape what happens. And that is why we are headed for trouble.
This article comes from Project Syndicate.
Simon Johnson is a professor at MIT’s Sloan School of Management and the co-author of White House Burning: The Founding Fathers, Our National Debt, And Why It Matters To You.
Photograph of Timothy Geithner by Alex Wong/Getty Images.