The Great Debate

Peak demand leaves refineries idle

March 1, 2010

– John Kemp is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own –

China must avoid a Japanese-style bubble

November 4, 2009

WeiGucrop.jpg – Wei Gu is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are her own –

from The Great Debate UK:

Ghosts of Germany’s communist past return for election

August 28, 2009

kirschbaum_e- Erik Kirschbaum is a Reuters correspondent in Berlin. -

Will the party that traces its roots to Communist East Germany's SED party that built the Berlin Wall soon be in power in a west German state?

How the bailout feeds bloated banker pay

August 13, 2009

jamessaft1– James Saft is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –

Recession at half time?

August 7, 2009

Christopher Swann– Christopher Swann is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own –

Pensions and the coming savings boom

By J Saft
August 6, 2009

jamessaft1James Saft is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own

BoE extends QE, fears 1930s re-run

August 6, 2009

John Kemp

– John Kemp is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own –

Obama, Elvis and America’s birthers

By Bernd Debusmann
August 6, 2009

Bernd Debusmann– Bernd Debusmann is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own. –
Nobody ever landed on the moon, the televised images are a hoax. John F. Kennedy was murdered in a complex plot involving the Mafia and the CIA. Elvis Presley lives. Barack Obama was born outside the United States and therefore is ineligible to be president.

The rich are not an easy quarry

August 5, 2009

Christopher Swann– Christopher Swann is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own –

Cool, refreshing legislation for Philip Morris

June 12, 2009

– This article by Paul Smalera originally appeared in The Big Money. The views expressed are his own. –

Indulge me in a thought experiment. Pretend that drinking something called “lethalcoffee” has been found to cause cancer. There are five or six kinds of gross-flavored lethalcoffees that hardly anyone drinks, like chocolate, cherry, banana, and vanilla. But there’s one flavor, mint, that 30 percent of all lethalcoffee drinkers are hooked on. And there’s one particular group of lethalcoffee drinkers—let’s call them investment bankers—who drink mint lethalcoffee like there’s no tomorrow.