Posts by Cornelia Woll

Dr Cornelia Woll, Honorary Research Fellow, SPERI, & Research Fellow, Sciences Po, Paris

The power of banks

Government dependency upon the banks gives them huge political leverage How did we get to the massive public intervention in many countries during the banking crisis that started in 2008? When looking at the decisions and eventual costs of the bail-outs, the question on many people’s mind is: Why does finance have so much power? One of the most dramatic … Continue reading

25 July 2013 by Cornelia Woll
Categories: Finance, SPERI Comment