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Dissecting the global financial crisis

Martin Wolf offers a masterly post-mortem of the Great Recession and after

Martin Wolf says putting things right and preventing future global financial crises will 'require more radicalism than most recognise'.

DURING an interview with me in June 2007 (published in BT on July 7), Timothy Geithner, then chief of the New York Fed, which regulates Wall Street banks, didn't seem to have a clue that a financial crisis was around the corner. Responding to a question on whether so-called financial innovations