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This Week’s Sign The Lunatics Are Running The Asylum

From Bloomberg here: Standard & Poor’s backtracked on ratings cuts issued last week and raised the ranking on commercial mortgage-backed debt from three bonds sold in 2007. The securities, restored to top-ranked status, had been downgraded as recently as last … read more…

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This Week’s Sign The Lunatics Are Running The Asylum

Have you seen this? This is the application banks filled out to receive TARP funds. The application is only two pages long. The first four pages are guidelines. To receive billions of dollars in taxpayer money, banks had to answer … read more…

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Ask the Geek: Top 5 Must-Read MBA Books

For Brandon in Albany, the books I would recommend to an MBA student if he could read only five: 1. The Definitive Drucker. The founding father of modern business management. 2. The Essays of Warren Buffett. To learn how to … read more…

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