Harvard’s Ferguson on Fed Limitations, Putin’s Intent (Audio)

Niall Ferguson, professor of history at Harvard University, senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, and bestselling author, weighs in on rules versus discretion during the Hoover Institution’s conference, "Frameworks for Central Banking in the Next Century," and the limitations of what central bankers can achieve with monetary policy. He also discusses the Russian President Vladimir Putin’s intentions in Ukraine and the former Soviet nations, and what is lacking in the U.S. and European response.

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