Tagged: Financial Reform

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Clueless…

Not that I am surprised to see editorial garbage floating around over at Investor’s Business Daily (I read it so you don’t have to), but Rep. John Boehner’s attempt to put Republicans on the...

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Random derivatives musings and the Goldman complaint…

Chris has an interesting post on financial derivatives.  Rather than write a lengthy response in the comments, I’ll elaborate here.  I could use a little more output anyway. 🙂  Also, if anyone has not...

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Breaking up is hard to do

Good stuff on breaking up the banks from The Baseline Scenario. I find the idea of hard GDP caps on bank growth pretty attractive, both because this avoids another layer of needlessly complex financial...

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The Acid Test for Conservative Populism

A few weeks ago, The Nation had a great editorial on breaking up the banks: The heart of our predicament is the Too Big to Fail (TBTF) problem. Banks have grown so large that...