Dick Parsons has a new private-equity gig — senior adviser to Providence Equity Partners. — New York Times.
Who can be the new Pecora? — Washington Post
Phillip Swagel, who helped develop the TARP proposal while at Treasury, takes issue with Tuesday’s Wall Street Journal op-ed that argued it was TARP, not the collapse of Lehman, that stoked the financial turmoil last fall. — Greg Mankiw.
If you believe in the Laffer curve, then taxes in the United States could be raised substantially. — Capital Gains and Games