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Walking the Tricky Tightrope: How Can We Solve the Economic Crisis?

Forests are restored by fire, and so are markets. In a real market, I'd be inclined to say we should let it burn. What grows up to replace the old forest is always healthier. But thanks to greed and mismanagement, ours has clearly become a fake, faith-based market. So we're left to attempt to bring our economy in for a soft landing, hopefully enabling the kind of fresh start we need without endangering people's money.
The Inlander  |  Ted S. McGregor Jr.  |  09-24-2008  |  Commentary

Has Tom Wolfe Blown It?new

In the author's latest foray into combat, it's his fame he's fighting to preserve.
The Village Voice  |  Felix Gillette  |  01-11-2007  |  Author Profiles & Interviews

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