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2014/07/25 05:17
2014/07/25 05:17
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In 1986, the U.S. Defense Department funded a 2 year study by the RAND corporation which found that the use of the military to interdict drugs coming into the U.S. would have little or no effect on...
2014/07/25 05:17
2014/07/25 05:17
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2014/07/24 11:06
2014/07/24 11:06
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Man ejected from Southwest flight for tweeting that a gate agent was rude ars technica. General rule: when the agent said, “call the cops” you can be sure she meant call the airport security guards,...
2014/07/22 16:28
2014/07/22 16:28
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Editor's note: Jeronimo Saldana is policy and legislative coordinator and Malik Burnett is Washington policy manager at the Drug Policy Alliance. (CNN) -- Texas Gov. Rick Perry has decided to send...
2014/07/22 11:16
2014/07/22 11:16
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Wall Street doesn’t lead to Jackson Hole this year. As the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City prepares to host next month’s annual gathering of central bankers in Wyoming, seasoned Fed watchers from...
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2014/07/16 17:56
2014/07/16 17:56
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LOL. FISHER: I don't think you should "pop" a bubble, but... you should ooze a cyst, drain a waterbed, and take the lid off of a pot of boiling water in order to avoid overflow. Henchforth, "rate...
2014/07/15 09:50
2014/07/15 09:50
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WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Humphrey-Hawkins Day used to mean something, but when Janet Yellen goes to Capitol Hill today to testify on the state of the economy, no serious investor will be paying...
2014/07/14 18:19
2014/07/14 18:19
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It's been five years since the Great Recession officially ended, but the U.S. economy is still in a slump. How bad is it? Well, the CBO estimates that GDP is 5 percent below potential, and, even...
2014/07/14 16:42
2014/07/14 16:42
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Where I come from … we do not fear bullies. We despise them. And we do so because we understand that what motivates their bullying is a deep sense of insecurity. Unfortunately for Krugtron the...
2014/07/11 14:37
2014/07/11 14:37
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David Stevens, chief executive officer of the Mortgage Bankers Association, has spent his career touting the merits of homeownership. One person still isn’t buying it: his daughter. Sara Stevens, 27,...
2014/07/09 16:15
2014/07/09 16:15
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How Yellen Has Driven Fed's Focus on Bank Regulation WASHINGTON � Nearly six months into her first term as chair of the Federal Reserve Board, Janet Yellen has attempted to place bank regulation on...
2014/07/08 15:01
2014/07/08 15:01
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I’m eating dinner in a café in Bairro Alto, the charming cobblestoned old quarter of Lisbon, on a mild spring night. Just outside, three drug dealers are working the corner. The oldest is about...
2014/07/07 09:28
2014/07/07 09:28
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But it was the article title that I found a trifle annoying. Mainly because we all need banks. Every single one of us, individual or corporate, who wishes to engage in any form of commerce, of any...
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2014/07/03 21:45
2014/07/03 21:45
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The former chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, Frank (D-Mass.), whose name is on the bill, is concerned that the law is experiencing "death by a thousand cuts."Frank blames Republicans...
2014/07/03 20:23
2014/07/03 20:23
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It's been hard for the public to accept that the same big banks that had a hand in crippling the economy are churning out record profits and letting their executives take home whopping...
2014/06/29 15:56
2014/06/29 15:56
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Sarajevo Is The Fulcrum Of Modern History Part 2(Part 1 here)... The Mythical Banking Crisis and the Failure of the New Deal The Great Depression thus did not represent the failure of capitalism or...
2014/06/25 18:44
2014/06/25 18:44
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... who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." - George Santayana The recent international financial meltdown following the failure of two hedge funds owned by the US investment bank...
2014/06/25 15:57
2014/06/25 15:57
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Janet Yellen and her colleagues are telling us that recent inflation data is "noise" and that they expect economic growth to rebound from the first quarter’s miserable performance. However, if they...
2014/06/25 11:09
2014/06/25 11:09
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Anna Raytcheva’s mortgage-bond bets for Citigroup Inc. (C) lost billions of dollars as the financial crisis raged. Now, amid new rules meant to curb banks’ risky trading, she’s gambling again. Raised...
2014/06/23 01:16
2014/06/23 01:16
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As the Federal Reserve works to extricate itself from the bond market, its influence over debt investors is only increasing and boosting the chance of a soft landing for Treasuries. While the Fed...
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2014/06/20 11:06
2014/06/20 11:06
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A set of articles in the Financial Times put a nasty spotlight on what mission creep, or more accurately, mission leap, at the Fed. The central bank is moving unabashedly into price-setting, and...
2014/07/25 05:17
2014/07/25 05:17
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