SLIDESHOW: Larry Summers’ Greatest Showdowns

Larry Summers is brilliant, brash, and influential. He’s held numerous top White House economics posts spanning multiple administrations. Following news of his departure, The Observer took the opportunity to look back at some of the top squabbles Summers has found himself in over the years.

To see Larry’s intellectual sparring partners, take a look at LARRY SUMMERS’ FEUDS OVER THE YEARS.