Category Archives: Regulation

Defending Goblins and Vultures

One day someone will write a book on bankers in popular culture – people write books on all sorts of things after all. And a stroll through Dissertation Abstracts would probably reveal one or two densely-argued PhD dissertations on the … Continue reading

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Fallout Day

Sometimes a slow news day is a good thing – everyone needs time to recover and put things in perspective. And this was the week that Obama finally endorsed same-sex marriage – as a basic right and a matter of … Continue reading

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Notes on the Train Wreck

Everyone knows something is wrong – home prices dropping so that your equity in the place, which was your financial cushion, can no longer be used to pay for whatever it is you thought you really needed, as there is … Continue reading

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