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Kindle Economics ZDNet
Blankfein, Deputies Forgo Bonus as Goldman `Can’t Ignore’ Woes Bloomberg. No bonus for the top guys is the right gesture. but what about all the other Goldman managing directors? A conflicting sign of the times: Most College Presidents’ Pay Climbing Wall Street Journal
Stores Count Seconds to Trim Labor Costs Wall Street Journal. Now retail jobs are being treated like factory jobs of old, where time and motion studies are more than a century old.
Sum of the parts Financial Times. A good piece on supply chains, and asks whether manufacturers have pushed their suppliers too hard for cost cuts.
Credit insurers face huge rise in premiums Independent
Russia’s banal reality lies in between energy superpower and bankrupt state Ambrose Evans-Pritchard. Telegraph
Yellow Pages Buyout Bust Paul Kedrosky, I remember how possible buyers salivated over those cashflows.
Regulatory Filings Reveal Massive Selling in Hedgistan 1440 Wall Street
Crazy markets, the historical perspective FT Alphaville
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