Everything You Wanted to Know about Credit Default Swaps–but Were Never Told: A long overdue piece.
Aid Watch: Bill Easterly’s new blog.
Another View: A More Radical Plan for Bank Stability: Peter Solomon’s plan sounds like nationalization, even if he doesn’t use the word.
CIFG terminates $12 bln in CDS on risky assets: And gets a new set of owners in doing so.
How economists analyze the stimulus: Kling on Murphy and DeLong.
Just Plane Despicable: The NY Post’s understandable headline on a story about Citigroup paying $50 million for a new corporate jet — from France, no less!
Ken Lewis in Black and White: How his dot portrait has evolved this month.
Senate Confirms Geithner as Treasury Secretary: By 60 to 34.
Stock-Surfing the Tsunami: New York magazine rediscovers day-traders. Now with added ETFs!
Get Ready To Block ‘N Roll: On the floor of the NYSE. The perfect place to "rock to live music"!