Using Human “Wetware” to Control Robots h+ (hat tip reader David C)
The Myth of The Strong Dollar Policy Macro Man
Why Obama Has to do What Letterman Did: Refuse to Pay Hush Money Robert Reich (hat tip DoctoRx)
Computational Complexity and Information Asymmetry in Financial Products Alea. Very cool and will confirm most reader’s suspicions.
The City is doomed if the politicians carry on like this Telegraph (hat tip Swedish Lex). Horrors!
Why is the Chamber of Commerce Defending Big Banks? Simon Johnson
The White House Readies a Stealth Stimulus Time (hat tip DoctoRx)
Thin Line Separates Insider Trading and Research Alex Berenson, New York Times. One can make a strong case that the SEC is responsible for Rajaratnam by not going after Gerson Lerman, which despite cute protests to the contrary, pays mid level staff in the employ of large corporations to report on stuff like shipment trends at their companies. If that isn’t inside info, what is? I’ve heard from numerous people that the information that Gerson Lerman wants can be known only by current employees or very very recent ex employees.
Safety Nets for the Rich Bob Herbert. Great piece. Today’s must read.
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