Weighing the Week Ahead: Are You Ready for Some Fedspeak? A Dash of Insight
N.Y. AG Revising Foreclosure Settlement Complaint Against B of A, Wells American Banker (SW)
Banks slow to pay out mortgage relief funds. Neil Young was wrong. Rust does sleep.
What bankers don’t know Golem XIV
Is EVERY Market Rigged? Washington’s Blog
Has Financial Development Made the World Riskier? [PDF] Kansas City Fed
Paradise Lost! Have We Learned Anything? Cyprus Mail
Ebb and flow Economist. Saline intrusion in Bangladesh?
Chinese cyber crime: More crooks than patriots FT. What’s the Chinese for “The Gentleman Loser”?
Disturbing abuses of power Colbert King, WaPo
Shadows of dishonor cast on the U.S. military Kansas City Star
Obama Says Job Market May ’Stall’ Due to Budget Cuts Bloomberg. Just when things were going so well!
Ongoing disaster evident in too many states Economic Policy Institute. Handy interactive chart on disemployment by state.
How technology redefines norms Felix Salmon, Reuters
Google Map Redesign [Brain Buds] Another Word for It
Four key Hillary Clinton staffers from 2008 unlikely to sign on for 2016 bid WaPo. Wolfson, Tanden, Solis Doyle, and the hated Penn. If I were cynical, I’d say Clinton was signalling “Jobs for the boys!” to Team Obama.
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