Did the Swedes nationalize? What does that mean, anyway? What if the bank in question was already 77% owned by the state?
How Some Firms Boost the Boss’s Pension: By using an artificially low discount rate designed for sums under $5,000, Hartford’s CEO’s pension has been boosted from $27 million to $37 million.
What would Larry Summers do? Summers’s old prescriptions for any stimulus package.
Comparing Recessions III: Doom-mongering through the ages. But this time it’s different, right?
It’s Not Just Taxes: Nocera’s beef with Geithner.
Replacing bankers: Antony Currie on why Ken and Vikram should be replaced by, well, him and me.