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Dollar Diddly

Fed Chairman Bernanke caused a surge in the dollar’s value, more from what he did not say than what he did. Gold and silver fell in value. In reading his prepared remarks http://www.federalreserve.gov/newsevents/testimony/bernanke20120229a.htm, the content doesn’t reveal anything new or … Continue reading

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Born Honest

Frontline aired this piece on Brooksley Born’s proposal for regulating the derivative markets a while ago. It is relevant today. http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/warning/view/

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