Wednesday links slide downwards
Fantastic post from Mike Konczal on community banking: note the chart where higher-rated borrowers underperform.
BNP Paribas worries that “many of our rivals, notably in the United States” are ignoring G20 bonus rules
Why paying more unemployment benefits doesn’t have any visible effect on the unemployment rate
Me, on Canadian television. The one-on-ones are OK, it’s the cacophony of most financial TV which I hate.
Goldman’s $100m+ trading days are like Barry Bonds’s home runs. Goldman must be juicing!
Elfenbein (& Zweig) 1-0 Siegel
Sam Sifton is the new NYT food critic: A great choice. I remember his old reviews in the NY Press.
Was The Joker a socialist? I’m having image/caption disconnect issues here.