Posts Tagged ‘FCIC’

  • Crisis Autopsy

    Apr 9, 10 • 231 Views • No Comments

    In an October NY Times op-ed, Calvin Trillin describes a (hypothetical) conversation in a midtown bar about the financial crisis. “The financial system nearly collapsed because smart guys had started working on Wall Street.” By contrast,...  [read more]

  • The FCIC Sounds Good

    Jan 29, 10 • 220 Views • No Comments

    Reading Dr. Ed’s Morning Briefing (a great newsletter from Ed Yardeni–the 1/13 briefing), I was encouraged to hear about a member of the new Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission (The new FCIC website is at www.fcic.gov). One of eight commissioners...  [read more]