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nailing naked nonsense

Teaching and research distractions have again kept me from blogging for a while.  I guess my defense is that learning the facts is always an important precursor to writing about them. This morning, however, I decided to divert from class…

yogi berra on leverage

Professor Anat Admati, one of the distinguished economists who were recently widely noted as calling the bluff on bank CEO assertions about the negative effects of stricter capital requirements, has written a letter addressing the nonsense touted in the Financial…