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Bernanke’s Housing-Market Meddling Tarnishes Trust: Amity Shlaes

Jan. 19 (Bloomberg) -- In 2009, an economist named Paola Sapienza came up with an image to describe the challenge the U.S. economy faced after the financial crisis. The economy was like a board game, Sapienza, a professor at Northwestern University, told me. Especially like the old favorite “Monopoly.”

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