Is the Federal Reserve An “Engine of Inequality”?
Hosts Luigi Zingales and Bethany McLean
What is causing the widening wealth gap in America? People point fingers in many different directions, but a fairly new idea is to blame The Federal Reserve. Karen Petrou joins the hosts to present her argument for why the Federal Reserve’s ultra-low interest rate policy has benefited the wealthy at the expense of the poor.  Listen to full episode here.