Financial Times

FT Proposes Financial Regulation For The Long-Term

Today and in the weeks ahead, market participants and policymakers will be consumed by Treasury’s plan to bring liquidity to the markets. But even Henry Paulson acknowledged in his proposal statement that financial regulation must be modernized. The Financial Times yesterday proposed some specific regulatory ideas: First, the independent investment bank, as a business model,

Credit Crunch Semantics by FT, Krugman, Daily Show

The Financial Times marks the one year anniversary of the credit crunch with a special section called The Big Freeze. The game of naming the credit crunch has gotten out of hand, as NY Times columnist and Princeton economics professor Paul Krugman pointed out, saying: The FT has a new series called The Big Freeze,