WILLIAM ISAAC’S PUBLISHED WORK

Bill Isaac has authored hundreds of articles in top publications and has frequently testified before Congress.

RECENT PUBLISHED WORK

columns from William Isaac in top financial publications

Providing Relief from the Crisis

Providing Relief from the Crisis

February 1, 2009

By William Isaac, Published by the American Spectator Magazine

The President-elect should immediately call upon the Securities and Exchange Commission to suspend mark-to-market accounting (specifically SFAS 157, adopted in 2006). It’s indisputable that this accounting rule has senselessly destroyed hundreds of billions of dollars of bank capital, is a major cause of the world wide financial crisis, and is crippling the economy.

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A Plan to Restore Lending

A Plan to Restore Lending

January 28, 2009

By William Isaac, Published by Forbes

We have invested billions of taxpayer dollars in the financial system over the past six months, but bank lending is not increasing significantly and the economy is continuing its downward spiral. Considerable damage has been done to the public psyche as we have careened from one crisis to another with little coherence in our strategies. People have lost faith in our financial system and our government.

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