Tim Geithner is cashing in

Should you care that the former Treasury secretary is going into the private equity business? It depends on what his role at Warburg Pincus will really be.

By Neil Irwin November 18, 2013

Will Erskine Bowles be our next Treasury Secretary?

One of Washington's favorite guessing games -- behind Mitt Romney's veepstakes, but way ahead of who will run the Commerce Department -- is who will replace Timothy Franz Geithner as Treasury Secretary. And as of today, I'm ready to name a frontrunner, at least if Barack Obama is reelected: Erskine Bowles.

By Ezra Klein August 10, 2012