Topics

Timothy Geithner
Will Ben Bernanke and Timothy Geithner have a battle of the books?
Will Ben Bernanke and Timothy Geithner have a battle of the books?

If there's one thing Federal Reserve chairmen are sensitive to, it's timing. So when W.W. Norton chose this week to announce a forthcoming book by former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, which it dubs "the ultimate insider's memoir of the global financial crisis of 2007-2009," it could hardly have been a coincidence. That's because Tuesday is the official publication date of former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner's book, "Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises," a 592-page hardcover coming from Crown. In a blurb for it, Warren Buffett writes, "Tim’s book will forever be the definitive work on what causes financial panics and...

Loading