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Geithner Is Not Going There

A couple weeks after being laughed at by a room full of students at Peking University for his "Chinese assets are very safe" quip, Timmy did not take the bait this morning when he was asked the one question Barney Frank and Mad Max are dying to answer for him.

When asked if bankers care about anything other than compensation, Mr. Geithner said, "That is a very interesting question. I'm not going to answer that question. I think it is hard to judge motivation on these things."

Geithner Gives Update on the Financial Rescue [Dealbook]