Archive for April, 2012
"Rather than use reserve requirements … the Fed and … regulators have been more inclined to use capital requirements…" A bank’s own stock satisfies their reserve requirements? Am I tripping?
The Federal Trade Commission has hired the prosecutor who got Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh the death penalty to lead its investigation into potential anti-trust violations by Google
Phenomenal Gains in Manufacturing Productivity – Today’s factory workers produce more output in an hour than workers in the 1940s produced in a day
Time to Close the Security Theater – Forbes – 6/30/2011 xpost from r/politics, r/travel, r/tsa. From the vault, but relevant again in light of recent TSA controversy.