articles tagged: bailouts
the great recession vs. game theory
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the great recession vs. game theory

Economic theory and reality keep colliding as the Great Recession unfolds, and Wall Street keeps pretending that the theory is winning.

science and technology? who needs that junk?!
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science and technology? who needs that junk?!

Science is the first thing politicians cut and the last thing they fund. They're trading short term cash for long term growth.

exonerating banks by any means possible
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exonerating banks by any means possible

Arguments against preventing another Great Recession by cracking down on banks' careless behavior are full of cherry-picking and bad faith.

objectivism to the rescue?
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objectivism to the rescue?

Capitalism is a tool, not a deity to be worshipped, much less with the inherent arrogance of Objectivism.