Recounting the frenzied deliberations as the Fed grappled with the collapse of giant insurer American International Group, Mr Bernanke says: "I kept my emotions in check and tried to view the situation analytically, as a problem to be solved. But once I fully understood how irresponsible (or clueless) AIG's executives had been, I seethed." AIG eventually received nearly $185bn in federal aid.
Thursday, October 01, 2015
According to The Telegraph, Ben Bernanke was incensed at the shenanigans of AIG executives:
Posted by Steve J. at 7:38 PM