US-Ökonom Allan Meltzer
„Die Idee der Euro-Zone war falsch“
Vor radikalen Ideen hatte Allan Meltzer noch nie eine Scheu. Im Interview spricht der US-Ökonom über die falsche deutschen Euro-Politik und erklärt, warum in den USA die Krise noch nicht vorüber ist.
Handelsblatt - 15.05.2012, 14:42 Uhr - Kommentare
Allan H. Meltzer is an American economist and professor of Political Economy at Carnegie Mellon University's Tepper School of Business in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
He was born February 6, 1928, in Boston, Massachusetts. He is the author of dozens of academic papers and books on monetary policy and the Federal Reserve Bank, and is considered one of the world's foremost experts on the development and applications of monetary policy.
Meltzer's study A History of the Federal Reserve is considered the most comprehensive history of the central bank. Volume II, which covers the years since the Federal Reserve accord in 1951 to 1969, was released in February, 2010.
Meltzer is considered to have originated the aphorism, "Capitalism without failure is like religion without sin. It doesn't work."
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