Is something wrong with the sexual development of human males? Hals Report (hat tip reader May S)
Julian Assange and the journalists Foreign Policy (hat tip reader May S)
Connecticut, Vermont Move Forward on Their Own Health Care Options Dave Dayen, FireDogLake
Still a U, not a V Free Exchange
More of the Same Tim Duy
“Greenspan Challenges Critics to Prove Him Wrong” Mark Thoma. This ought to be a joke but it isn’t.
Bernanke Rejects Bailouts Wall Street Journal. Only banks need apply.
European Default Concern Will Spread to U.S., Japan, Buiter Says Bloomberg (hat tip Joe Costello)
PM told risk of new GFC significant Canberra Times (hat tip reader Glen)
The Shameful Attack on Public Employees Robert Reich, Truthout
Top Court in Massachusetts Voids Foreclosures by 2 Banks Gretchen Morgenson, New York Times, US foreclosure ruling to reverberate Financial Times
Vegas home prices: On the skid until 2032 CNN (hat tip reader Mary S)
UK banks defiant on bonuses for chiefs Financial Times
Money market freezes and central banks Max Bruche and Javier Suarez. This is consistent with an issue yours truly discussed on a panel at the ASSA today, namely, that central banks are acting in an anti-democratic matter by acting in a quasi-fiscal role.
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