February 12, 2009

Understanding The Financial Crisis III: Laying Out The Tarp

Garett Jones

Senior Research Fellow

J. W. Verret

Senior Affiliated Scholar

With the first phase of TARP behind us, and TARP II ready to begin, this course examines some of the potential challenges and hazards of this extraordinary involvement in the financial sector. With the federal government taking various degrees of ownership of banks, what can policymakers expect will be the outcome?