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September 9, 2009 | By Nancy Cleeland | Events
Video from this event is now available.
September 9, 2009 | By Nancy Cleeland | Economic SnapshotAs of this summer, the four largest bank holding companies accounted for nearly half of all bank assets held in the United States.
August 14, 2009 | By Nancy Cleeland | Analysis and OpinionIn an editorial first published in the Huffington Post, EPI's Bailout Analysis Project Director, Nancy Cleeland, endorses an Obama Administration proposal to force big banks to pay for a new consumer financial protection agency.
July 15, 2009 | By Nancy Cleeland | EventsThe second in a series of forums presented by the EPI Bailout Analysis Project This forum examined the Federal Reserve’s role in addressing the financial crisis, its exploding balance sheet, and its penchant for secrecy — which is now coming under increasing fire.
June 10, 2009 | By Nancy Cleeland | Eventsclick here to view video (Flash) click here to download high-res Apple QuickTime (426 MB) Small Enough to Fail: Community Banks in the Bailout On Wednesday, June 10, 2009, EPI hosted the first of a series of forums on the financial crisis.
June 3, 2009 | By Nancy Cleeland | Economic SnapshotSo far this year, 36 banks and savings institutions have failed, compared to 25 in all of 2008, and the number is almost certain to grow.
May 7, 2009 | By Nancy Cleeland | Analysis and OpinionThere is plenty to be skeptical about in the bank stress test results being released today, but one positive development should not be overlooked: The Treasury Department and Federal Reserve have made an unprecedented show of transparency in naming banks deemed to be undercapitalized.
July 15, 2008 | By Nancy Cleeland | CommentaryOpinion pieces and speeches by EPI staff and associates. [THIS PIECE ORIGINALLY APPEARED ON THE HUFFINGTON POST SITE ON JANUARY 15, 2008.] Don’t Wait to Boost the Economy by Nancy Cleeland Almost overnight, the conversation in Washington has moved from placing odds on a future recession to the likelihood that one is already here.
July 14, 2008 | By Nancy Cleeland | CommentaryOpinion pieces and speeches by EPI staff and associates. [THIS PIECE ORIGINALLY APPEARED IN THE THE LONDON OBSERVER ON MARCH 16, 2008.] The view from America: Down but not downhearted by Nancy Cleeland These are gloomy times for typical Americans, who never fully recovered from the recession of 2001.
July 14, 2008 | By Nancy Cleeland | CommentaryOpinion pieces and speeches by EPI staff and associates. [THIS PIECE ORIGINALLY APPEARED ON THE HUFFINGTON POST SITE ON JANUARY 11, 2008.] Reinventing Myself in a Changing Journalistic Landscape by Nancy Cleeland Six months ago, I took a buyout from a shrinking Los Angeles Times and wrote about it here.