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Bush Adviser Wonders: 'What Did I Do Wrong'

September 23rd, 2008

Episode 10 of 902 episodes

Economist Tim Adams worked under President Bush in the U.S. Treasury. He says traders didn't understand what they were trading, and regulators didn't see what was coming.