Category Archives: The Financial System

Into the Lion’s Den

As a general rule you should face up to things. If you make a mistake you admit it. If you hurt someone you apologize. If it’s your fault you don’t whistle and stare at the sky. And you don’t whine … Continue reading

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Regarding Greed and Chaos

It’s not 1987 anymore – the year Oliver Stone’s Wall Street was a big hit. Michael Douglas won the Oscar for best actor for his work in that movie. Douglas played Gordon Gekko and delivered that famous greed is good … Continue reading

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