The Banking Emperor Has No Clothes

An article from The Baseline Scenario The Banking Emperor Has No Clothes Posted: 09 Jun 2011 03:10 AM PDT By Simon Johnson In a major speech earlier this week to an American Bankers Association conference, Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner laid out his view of what went wrong in the financial …

Rethinking Finance: Good Servant, Bad Master

Hazel Henderson is teaching again at Schumacher College for their course “Rethinking Finance: Good Servant, Bad Master?” with Ethical Markets Advisory Board members Tessa Tennant and Ann Pettifor, as well as Nathalie Buschor, Mark Burton and Julie Richardson. Reforming finance is still urgent globally. For example, in the US, the …

Gordon Brown Vs. Larry Summers: Battle of Global Economic Titans

A newsletter from The Globalist Gordon Brown Vs. Larry Summers: Battle of Global Economic Titans To what degree have these economic heavyweights changed their ways since leaving office — and which one would make a credible candidate to lead the IMF? The Richter Scale explores. Tim Geithner: Eternal Optimist, or …