Archive for July, 2010

  • They Just Quit?

    July 26th, 2010 by John Fullerton

    I can’t believe they just quit. No fight, no public debate from the government of the country that represents 5 percent of the global population yet emits 20 percent of the carbon, more than twice the per capita average of even our European counterparts of the developed world? No prime-time TV address by the President? No more talk of a >> Read more

  • A Busy Week, but No Joy in Mudville

    July 18th, 2010 by John Fullerton

    Last week was a busy week in the world of financial reform. Congress passed “the most sweeping financial reform legislation since the Great Depression” (at least measured by its 2,300 pages). Treasury appears to be blocking the selection of Elizabeth Warren to head the new consumer financial protection agency, despite its denials. And the SEC >> Read more