" I worry that there's a free-rider problem in the interaction between governments and central banks. ****For instance, in the UK, the government has run a pretty tight fiscal policy, essentially relying on the central bank to keep the economy moving forward. And there's been an element of that in the US, too."
http://carmine3.newsvine.com/_news/2011/02/24/6123513-the-free-rider-problem-and-the-social-sciences-part-ii Blake Hong: 1. Define Free rider problem 2. Government's effort/solution to solve the problem