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Frederick J. Sheehan

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Frederick Sheehan is the author of Panderer to Power: The Untold Story of How Alan Greenspan Enriched Wall Street and Left a Legacy of Recession. He writes a blog at

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Chairman Greenspan: A Fiat Mind for a Fiat Age

BiographiesThe FedFinancial MarketsInterventionism

06/15/2010Mises Daily Articles
"Do you think Alan might basically be a social climber?"—Ayn Rand
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Chairman Greenspan: A Fiat Mind for a Fiat Age

Money and BanksPhilosophy and Methodology

05/25/2010Mises Media
Recorded at The Mises Circle in Manhattan, on May 22nd, 2010. [31:06]
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Greenspan Came Not to Save Consumers but to Bury Them

The FedFree MarketsInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

04/19/2010Mises Daily Articles
By 2004 and 2005, he gave speeches exhorting Americans to buy adjustable-rate, interest-only and negative-amortizing mortgages.
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Panderer to Power

BiographiesThe FedPolitical Theory

Greenspan's career is summed up in the title, Panderer to Power . This has been his modus operandi his entire life. At each critical juncture, he chose to chase fame and control rather than principle and freedom. For this reason, the book is not only a wonderful financial analysis; it...
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