10 Questions for Henry Paulson

In On the Brink, the former Treasury chief looks back on the financial crisis. Henry Paulson will now take your questions

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Henry Paulson

If you could go back and tell yourself to not do one thing during the financial crisis, what would that be, and why?Kathy Ackerman, Minneapolis
I've obviously thought about this a lot, and I believe that the major decisions we made were the right ones. But I've got a list of things that I would like to have done better. For instance, when we sent the Troubled Asset Relief Program [TARP] proposal to Congress, it was a three-page outline. It was not intended to be a complete request. It was intended to be a starting point for negotiation. I wish...

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