Friday, September 19, 2008

Recent Financial Turmoil

Here are a couple of links from more reliable sources:

- OPINION | September 18, 2008
Freakonomics: Diamond and Kashyap on the Recent Financial Upheavals
Steven D. Levitt
As an economist, I am supposed to have something intelligent to say about the current financial crisis. To be honest, however, I haven't got the foggiest idea what this all means. So I did what I always do when something related to banking arises: I knocked on the doors of my colleagues Doug Diamond and [...]

- Commentary: How to prevent the next Wall Street crisis -

- A more serious academic research paper:

- Another serious paper:


  1. I don’t know why on the earth I have always hated financial affairs and economics! Maybe that’s why I can never get a brilliant grade on my economics courses!!
    Thanks anyway for the links and everything.

  2. I used to not like economics and specially finance, until fate changed my career from engineering to economics and then to finance ... Now they have become my second favorite topics :)

  3. well, what do you think it is from reading the blog? ;)


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