Early links from New York, Sept. 8

September 8, 2009

How China manipulates economic statistics. (Foreign Policy, Naked Capitalism)

Barry Ritholtz is not impressed by gold’s run past $1,000 an ounce. (The Big Picture)

Alan Blinder is fearful of Congressional moves to audit the Federal Reserve. (Foreign Affairs)

Simon Johnson is very cynical about the G-20 and IMF meetings. (Baseline Scenario)

Meet the new Wall Street, same as the old Street. (Allan Sloan)

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