KUHF Conversations: Simon Johnson

Estimates of JPMorgan Chase's trading loss are now more than $6 billion. Andrew Schneider spoke with former IMF chief economist Simon Johnson on the debacle. Johnson has launched a petition on Change.org to have CEO Jamie Dimon removed from the board of New York's Federal Reserve Bank.

Simon Johnson is a former chief economist for the IMF. He’s now a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics and a professor at MIT’s Sloan School of Management. His most recent book is White House Burning: The Founding Fathers, Our National Debt, and Why It Matters to You.

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Andrew Schneider

Business Reporter

Andrew Schneider joined KUHF in January 2011, after more than a decade as a print reporter for The Kiplinger Letter...