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Chi Vuole la Deregulation della Finanza?

LONDRA – Da quando all’entrata della West Wing della Casa Bianca funziona una porta girevole, è difficile tenere traccia di chi entra ed esce dai corridoi del potere americano. Tutto quanto viene scritto sul personale e sulle politiche dell’amministrazione Trump può essere invalidato prima della pubblicazione.

Almeno per il momento, tuttavia, gli attori fondamentali della politica economica rimangono al loro posto. Steve Mnuchin è ancora il Segretario del Tesoro e non è stato menzionato nei comunicati durante le ultime lotte di potere. Gary Cohn continua a presiedere il National Economic Council, anche se si è dichiarato insoddisfatto da alcune dichiarazioni del presidente su questioni non economiche. E naturalmente Janet Yellen è ancora al comando della Federal Reserve, almeno fino al febbraio del prossimo anno.

Ma questa stabilità non sembra indicare una visione unitaria e definita della politica economica e finanziaria, in particolare riguardo al futuro quadro di regolamentazione finanziaria. Una recente intervista degna di nota del Financial Times con il vice presidente della Fed, Stanley Fischer, ha rivelato alcuni gravi dissensi.

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