Jake Bernstein

3 articles

Inside the New York Fed: Secret Recordings and a Culture Clash

When Carmen Segarra was hired to examine Goldman Sachs for the New York Fed, she bought a small recorder and began taping her meetings. Here is what she found before she was fired.

Listen to the radio version of this story from This American Life.


Death Takes a Policy

How a Rhode Island lawyer named Joseph Caramadre made millions by exploiting the life insurance industry’s fine print.