Tim Geithner says maintaining a strong dollar is "very important" for the economy. Speaking to...

|By:, SA News Editor

Tim Geithner says maintaining a strong dollar is "very important" for the economy. Speaking to Japanese reporters, Geithner said, "We bear special responsibility for trying to make sure that we are implementing policy in the U.S. that will sustain confidence not just among American investors... but investors around the world." Geithner said he sees no contradiction between a strong dollar and the desire to bolster exports.