Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
New member
Sign up for FREE
New customer
Discover our services
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 
OFFON

MarketScreener Homepage  >  News  >  Business Leaders  >  All news

Business Leaders

Latest NewsCompaniesMarketsEconomy & ForexCommoditiesInterest RatesBusiness LeadersFinance ProfessionalsCalendarSectors 
HomeAll newsMost read newsBusiness Leaders Biography
Birthday : 03/13/1956
Public asset : 982,797,357 USD
Linked companies : JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Biography : Mr. James Dimon is a Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at JPMorgan Chase Bank, NA and JPMorgan Chas

JPMorgan CEO Dimon says Washington gridlock slowed U.S. economy: NBC News

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
0
09/18/2015 | 09:59pm EST
JPMorgan Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon speaks at the Aspen Institute's

(Reuters) - Washington's inaction on the debt ceiling crisis, government shutdowns and immigration have slowed America's economic growth, JPMorgan Chase & Co Chief Executive Jamie Dimon told NBC News' "Meet the Press" in an interview to be broadcast on Sunday.

Dimon said the economy would have grown faster without the Washington gridlock, but said he did not blame the government as it is elected by the people.

"If we want people in Washington to collaborate, let's elect people who are going to collaborate," he told moderator Chuck Todd.

Dimon, however, said he gave "enormous credit" to several current and former Washington officials for stopping the recession from getting worse. He cited former President George Bush, President Barack Obama, former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry "Hank" Paulson, former U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke.

"And I think if they had not taken a lot of those actions it likely would have gotten worse," he said.

(Reporting by Abhirup Roy in Bengaluru; Editing by Lisa Shumaker and Leslie Adler)

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
0
1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10Next