The Best Minds of My Generation Rortybomb. More on PPIP gaming.
Green shoots and tea leaves Paul Krugman
Hamptons Home Sales Plunge 67% Barry Ritholtz
Crisis Altering Wall Street as Big Banks Lose Top Talent New York Times. John Robb beat me to the punchline: Talented grifters leave the big banks for new scams
Obama Stakes His Fortunes on Failed Banksters: Jonathan Weil, Bloomberg
Awake and Sing! Frank Rich. In fairness, this is not one of those “must read” Rich pieces, but it does contain an amazing Summers tidbit. The man has no shame
Credit Default Swaps – Through The Looking Glass Satyajit Das. A great takedown.
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