Margaret Scott

Вечная жизнь американских мегабанков

ВАШИНГТОН, ОКРУГ КОЛУМБИЯ. Мировая экономика столкнулась с важной проблемой: самые крупные банки в Соединенных Штатах остаются “слишком большими, чтобы обанкротиться”, это означает, что в случае, если один или несколько из них имели бы серьезные неприятности, они были бы спасены действиями правительства - потому что последствия бездействия будут ужасными.

Эту проблему осознают не только должностные лица, но и сами банкиры. Фактически, существует единодушие по поводу того, что ее решение является политическим приоритетом. Даже Джеми Даймон, могущественный глава очень крупного банка JPMorganChase, подчеркивает, что с понятием “слишком большой, чтобы обанкротиться” надо покончить.

К несчастью, предложенный администрацией Обамы подход к прекращению использования концепции “слишком большой, чтобы обанкротиться”, поддержанный Конгрессом США, не сработает.

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