Unstructured Finance

Most overvalued asset in the rich world is?

October 25, 2012

The following is a contribution from our chief Federal Reserve reporter, who is out in the fieldĀ  at The Economist magazine’s annual economics conference:

When (and where) the 1% talk about 99%

January 13, 2012

By Jennifer Ablan and Matthew Goldstein

The last place you’d think a group of Wall Street financiers and ex-politicians would convene to come up with a master plan for fixing the housing crisis is a luxury lodge overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. But in November, during the height of the Occupy Wall Street protests, that’s where 30 rich and powerful people assembled to “do a good thing” for America.