(March 25, 2009 09:27 AM, by Arnold Kling) All pointers courtesy of the indispensable Mark Thoma. First, Hernando de Soto writes, These derivatives are the root of the credit crunch. Why? Unlike all other property paper, derivatives are not required by law to be recorded, continually tracked and...
(January 4, 2011 09:02 AM, by Arnold Kling) Two pointers from the indispensable Mark Thoma. 1. Catherine Rampell writes, A large fraction of displaced workers who have found new jobs have had to switch careers, and most of those car... Read Post
(March 1, 2009 08:37 AM, by Arnold Kling) Two links from the indispensable Mark Thoma. First, Tyler Cowen writes, A newbank rescue plan may be more crucial right now than the fiscal stimulus package enacted last month. Yet we don't ... Read Post