“Chesapeake Energy: Could This Be the Next Enron?”

Public Radio International’s “The Takeaway” interviews Bethany McLean, co-author of “The Smartest Guys in the Room: The Amazing Rise and Scandalous Fall of Enron” and Rolling Stone’s Jeff Goodell. They discuss recent revelations about Chesapeake CEO Aubrey McClendon, and parallels to Enron.

This week, Chesapeake Energy CEO and billionaire Aubrey McClendon is coming under fire for potential conflicts of interest after a Reuters report found he oversaw a hedge fund that traded natural gas futures while he served as chairman and CEO of America’s second largest natural gas company.

Read more at: www.thetakeaway.org

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