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LONG TERM CAPITAL MANAGEMENT
Wall Street's Rap Sheet Tells a Harrowing Story
Anthony W. Orlando
Assistant Lecturer in the Sol Price School of Public Policy at...
In recent years, we have developed an unhealthy habit of blaming the borrower, but there are two parties in every financial contract -- and the lender is almost always the more experienced, more sophisticated, and more powerful of the two.
What JPMorgan's Recently Released Internal Reports Unintentionally Say
Founder and President, Capital Institute
That regulators condone the continued use of VAR models and get pushed around on tougher capital and liquidity limits can only mean one thing: they have concluded that it's simply too dangerous to the system to reveal that the emperor has no clothes.
Why Are Our Political Leaders Jumping to Jamie Dimon's Defense?
President, Fiscal Strategies Group
It may be that what we are actually watching is a not very subtle food fight between our two political parties for campaign cash. Simply stated, this is not about Dimon's management skills, rather it is about his wallet.
MF Global's Risky Practice Could Lead To Next Crisis
Even After Record Growth, Hedge Funds Don't Pose Risk, Group Says
The Federal Reserve's $3.3 Trillion Insider Loans Follow a History of Corrupt Practices
Professor of Public Affairs, The University of Texas at Austin
There must be checks and balances for the Fed's activities. If the CIA can inform Congress, why should the Fed be exempt?
Bob Rubin Just Wants to Be Cuddled
Applied Mathematician/Energy Trading & Risk Management
When Bob Rubin and I reached the hotel entrance, the tension returned. He got this funny look on his face, and asked: "Do you want to go upstairs and... cuddle?"
Alan Greenspan's Financial History for Lobotomy Victims
Rejecting the capitalist values of choice and personal accountability, Greenspan filters history through an intellectual construct where no one -- most notably Alan Greenspan -- ever takes the blame.
Wall Street Vet Involved In 1998 Long-Term Capital Management Bailout Says Nothing Has Changed
Paul Krugman: Washington's Gentle Treatment Of Wall Street Crippled Likelihood Of Economic Recovery
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Manager Of Infamous Long-Term Capital Management Starting New Hedge Fund
To "Americans for Prosperity" Capitalism
a Love Story
Joseph A. Palermo
Professor, historian, author
The only distinguishing feature of the Americans for Prosperity Foundation's "National Defending the American Dream Summit" was its astonishing homogeneity both in thought and in demography.
Wall St.'s Robot Traders
The Mines are Full of Canaries
CEO and Author
We need a new guard, who know the system but didn't build it. Don't let anyone tell you they're not out there. They've been there for years.
U.S. Subprime Crisis Costs World $7.7 Trillion Dollars
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