Archive for HenryPaulson SmartBlogs

A collection of thought-provoking commentaries and analysis from the past week …

Citigroup CEO Vikram Pandit, former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and others join the Harvard Business Review to discuss the biggest threat to U.S. competitiveness. Pandit: “Globalization is both a wonderful opportunity and a big threat. … One of the things I see is that there is a competition for jobs.[…] Continue Reading »

An oft-repeated refrain by then-Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson as he tried to deal with the financial crisis was that the government had neither the authority nor the necessary tools to wind down a so-called Systemically Important Financial Institution. When it comes to SIFIs, policymakers have precious few choices. They can:

  1. Do nothing and let the markets sort things out when a SIFI collapses.
  2. […] Continue Reading »