Neil Barofsky, former Special United States Treasury Department Inspector General and author of Bailout, talks about the inside story of the bank bailout and the financial collapse.
Neil Barofsky is currently a Senior Fellow at New York University School of Law. From December 2008 until March 2011, he served as the Special Inspector General in charge of oversight of the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP). Before that he was a federal prosecutor in the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York.
Neil Barofsky, former Special United States Treasury Department Inspector General and author of Bailout, argues that the Federal Government instituted pro-bank policies after the financial collapse because of conflicts of interest.