Argument: AIG knows best how to spend bailout (even on bonuses)

Issue Report: AIG bonuses


“What has AIG done wrong?”. March 19, 2009 – “if you are going to give a company money to fix its problems, let it fix its problems. If it feels like the best way to fix its problems is to give incentives to the heads of the company, let it. If that does not succeed and the company fails, it is your job to have a pre-agreed comprehensive plan for them to pay back all of the money that was loaned to them.”