Bringing The Hammer Down On Derivatives

Gretchen Morgenson

Gretchen Morgenson is the assistant business and financial editor and columnist at The New York Times. The New York Times hide caption

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Journalist Gretchen Morgenson discusses efforts in Congress to regulate default swaps, which helped crash the banking system, and explains how Wall Street lobbyists are resisting controls.

Morgenson has covered the financial markets for the The New York Times since 1998; she won a Pulitzer Prize in 2002 for reporting on Wall Street.

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