By Nick Rizzo
November 3, 2011

Another compelling argument that we are approaching the Italian endgame — FT Alphaville

The Keynesian who 20 years ago saw through the Euro — New Yorker

If Papandreou wins his confidence vote, then he’ll step down. Maybe — Reuters

The US will not implement a Tobin tax, no matter how nicely you ask — WSJ Real Time Economics

After a great deal of confusion yesterday, Brad DeLong now thinks he understands what MF Global was thinking, but that doesn’t mean it was smart — Brad DeLong

US gasoline consumption is down 5% year-over-year, the most since 2008 — The Bonddad Blog

60% of China’s rich want to leave the country — Credit Writedowns

The smartest people in DC are 100% wrong about the economy — Business Insider

Bank of America threatened a Utah woman with foreclosure over a single dollar — Consumerist

Over the last 2 years, 80% of the hottest IPOs later tanked — Businessweek


No comments so far

We welcome comments that advance the story through relevant opinion, anecdotes, links and data. If you see a comment that you believe is irrelevant or inappropriate, you can flag it to our editors by using the report abuse links. Views expressed in the comments do not represent those of Reuters. For more information on our comment policy, see