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Bernanke grabs new powers

September 6, 2011
Sheldon Richman - Guest Columnist (editorial@tribtoday.com) , Tribune Chronicle | TribToday.com

While inflation hawks understandably keep a close watch on the Federal Reserve's money-creation activities, an equally worrisome Fed activity is taking place right under their noses. Under cover of addressing the financial crisis and recession, the Fed has become the central allocator of credit.

 
 

 

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