Categories
Economy

The Geithner Plan

Reading Time: < 1 minute

The plan
Tim Geithner (WSJ): My Plan for Bad Bank Assets (aka Public Private Investment Partnership, PPIP); Treasury dept press release.

Notice the PPIP will leverage the TALF program launched by Fed recently. Here is a picture explains how PPIP works with TALF. (click to enlarge)

talfbaitandswitch

I think it’s important to read those before reading others comments, no matter a guy is nobel laurate or a blogger. Blackrock and Pimco, two large asset (bond) managers, appeared like the plan.

Psychology Book
Influence: Science & Practice by Robert Cialdini

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *