Merck Makes Phony Peer-Review Journal Bioethics
No Signs of Sustained Global Spread of Swine Flu New York Times. and First genetic analysis of swine flu reveals potency New Scientist. Good news for now, but epidemiologists warn that next fall/winter, influenza season in the Northern Hemisphere, is the time to watch. The disease is likely to stay active at a low level in the southern hemisphere in its winter. The open question is whether it takes the mild form exhibited most places, or the more deadly type that struck in Mexico. If it just turns out to be a new version of winter flu, we can all relax.
Obama misreads his Iraq war Iraq Oil Report
Continuous bankruptcy Steve Waldman
Buffett Dismisses Value of Government Stress Tests, Praises Wells Fargo Bloomberg. This distance between Buffett and Bill Gross shrinks with every passing day.
When executive compensation isn’t negative Felix Salmon
Causes of the Crisis James Galbraith, Texas Observer
The big drop: Trade and the Great Recession Joseph Francois and Julia Woerz, VoxEU
Geithner’s New Bank Fix Is Bogus, Too Clusterstock
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