Yours truly just got in from London. Truth be told, I had a good time being a volcano refugee. My host Richard Smith was very gracious and accommodating (as in he didn’t mind my blogging a fair bit, and most important, did not seem at all bothered by the extended stay), and we did get out and putter around the city a bit.
Forgive the brief posts, managed not to sleep on flight back, with the results being I am now so tired I am having difficulty reading.
Reputational Risk: In Goldman Sachs We Trust Chris Whalen
The Leading Indicator of Repurchase Risk Losses? Audited By KPMG Francine McKenna
For Greece’s Economy, Geography Was Destiny Robert Kaplan, New York Times (hat tip reader Don B)
Wrangling with the Wild Bulls Andy Xie Caing (hat tip reader Don B). Key sentence: “Recent statistics, though far from accurate, unambiguously show an overheating Chinese economy as well as a speculative bubble.”
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