You are here: Home » Reuters » News
Business Standard

Former Fed Chair Paul Volcker takes Trump to task on taxes, trade


By Jennifer Ablan(Reuters) - Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker warned the Trump administration's handling of domestic issues as well as trade talks with China is hurting the United States' long-term prosperity."We have not been on a constructive track," Volcker told Bridgewater co-chief investment officer Ray Dalio, in a podcast video released on Tuesday. "I think that's fair to say."Volcker, widely credited with ending the high levels of inflation seen in the United States during the 1970s and early 1980s, said Trump's big tax cuts and spending increases underscore the lack of ...

This article is no longer available in our repository.

There could be multiple reasons for this.

First Published: Tue, February 12 2019. 11:12 IST