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It's a Great Time to Invest!

Chris Sturr , October 5, 2008
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Roll Over or Die

Chris Sturr , October 3, 2008
This posting is from D&S collective member and frequent blogger Larry Peterson. To see more of his posts, click here.…

Is This the End of US Capitalism? (Gerald Friedman)

Chris Sturr , October 3, 2008
This is the response that Gerald Friedman, of the UMass-Amherst econ department and the Center for Popular Economics, gave to…

Bush Signs Bailout After House Passage (WSJ)

Chris Sturr , October 3, 2008
By MICHAEL R. CRITTENDEN and COREY BOLES WASHINGTON — President George W. Bush signed the biggest government intervention in the…

California Credit Access Terminated?

Chris Sturr , October 3, 2008
The NYT reports that California may soon be asking the federal government for a $7 billion loan in the next…

The '1979 Moment' for Casino Capitalism (FT)

Chris Sturr , October 3, 2008
From the Financial Times: By John Monks | Published: October 2 2008 18:43 At its congress in Seville in 2007,…

The SEC and Paulson in 2004

Chris Sturr , October 3, 2008
In today’s New York Times, an interesting piece about a deal struck between the SEC and five investment banks to…

Banks Rob People (Jim Crotty)

Chris Sturr , October 2, 2008
This is from Jim Crotty of the UMass-Amherst econ department and the Center for Popular Economics (who has written for…

Where will the $700 billion buck stop?

Chris Sturr , October 2, 2008
In another reliably sensible column, Dean Baker asks Washington power brokers if they are willing to resign if they’re $700…

Mark to Market Explained

Chris Sturr , October 2, 2008
“Mark to market” is one of those confusing terms that’s been thrown around discussions of the finance meltdown. It’s basically…

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