Cure For Honey Bee Colony Collapse? Science News
The Unloved Guardian. I find Samantha Morton to be a brilliant actress, and had no idea of her horrific history, which she used as the basis for a film.
Information and the illegal market mechanism Trevon D. Logan Manisha Shah, VoxEU. Information asymmetry and male sex workers.
New Worries for Next Tier of BanksNew York Times
Recession, Far From Over, Already Setting Records Floyd Norris, New York Times
Tracking Loans Through a Firm That Holds Millions New York Times. This is scandalous, and I don’t scandalize easily these days. How can a clearinghouse have so little accountability? But we see this many places, starting with credit bureaus. A destructive pattern that has legal backing.
Is Pastor Joel Osteen The Next Alan Greenspan? Susan Lee, Forbes
Expert on Wealth Wins a Top Economics Honor Wall Street Journal. Congrats!
IMF Emerging Markets Veteran on the U.S. James Kwak
Day 3 of the “Why Won’t #Krugman Post On Bill Black?” Lambert. The MSM, and Krugman appears to be falling in line, is treating Black like radioactive waste.
More Servicers Approved for Treasury Funds Housing Wire
Geithner Sounds Darker Tone Than G-7 Wall Street Journal. Mirabile dictu. A bit of candor? If he keeps this up, I might have to concede he is growing into his job. But with Summers a force to be reckoned with, I don’t harbor much hope.
Frank urges White House on Tarp payback Financial Times. So who bought and paid for Frank? These firms were desperate for help, and now we’re going to let them slip the leash? Bill Proxmire must be spinning in his grave.
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