A former economics columnist for The New York Times, and current Editor of Challenge Magazine, Jeff Madrick is a regular contributor to The New York Review of Books. The author of several award-winning books, Madrick recently authored, Age of Greed: The Triumph of Finance and the Decline of America, 1970 Present, a Publishers Weekly Top Ten pick for spring 2011 and Washington Posts Political Best Seller. Age of Greed outlines a vivid history of how greed bred Americas economic ills and the men most responsible for it. Madrick has also served as a policy consultant and speech writer for Senator Edward M. Kennedy and other U.S. legislators.
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