Keeping At It

The Quest for Sound Money and Good Government

Paul Volcker

Book Synopsis

"Keeping At It" by Paul Volcker is a riveting memoir and a valuable guide to effective leadership and economic policy-making. Volcker, best known for his role as the chairman of the Federal Reserve during tumultuous times, shares his experiences, insights, and lessons learned throughout his remarkable career. With clarity and candor, he delves into the challenges of combating inflation in the 1970s and early 1980s, recounts the financial crises that unfolded in the new millennium, and highlights the crucial importance of maintaining integrity and being persistent in the face of resistance. From his encounters with political leaders to his efforts in implementing necessary reforms, Volcker remains steadfast in his dedication to public service and sound economic principles. Offering an intimate and informative account, "Keeping At It" is a must-read for anyone interested in understanding the complexities of monetary policy, the role of leadership, and the importance of perseverance in bringing about meaningful change.

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