Controversy over regulating the funds for the very wealthy, and their relationship to the greater economy.

Guests

  • Richard Blumenthal attorney general of Connecticut
  • Jenny Anderson reporter, New York Times
  • Randall Dodd director, Financial Policy Forum and the Derivatives Study Center
  • Sen. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa), ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee
  • Sebastian Mallaby director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies; deputy director of studies and Paul A. Volcker senior fellow for international economics at the Council on Foreign Relations

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