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The Two Trillion Dollar Meltdown

I am reading the 2008 book by Charles Morris, “The Trillion Dollar Meltdown: Easy Money, High Rollers, and the Great Credit Crash.” He is publishing in February 2009 a revised paperback edition called “The Two Trillion Dollar Meltdown.” I can’t … Continue reading

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Limited Options For Overcoming Financial Crisis

What can be done about our problems? Ban short selling? That creates its own problems. Greenspan’s historic role, particularly 1987, is to give us confidence we can overcome bad times. By falling on his sword, he’s trying to give us … Continue reading

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