Posts Tagged ‘Great Recession’

I Miss The Great Recession Already

I Miss The Great Recession Already

By The Banker | Blog Posts, Wall Street

I’m just going to come out and say it, ok?  I miss the Great Recession already. I miss it for two reasons: first as an investor and second as a human. The Investment Side of the Great Recession As an investor, the Great Recession represented the good times, now past.[1] Recessions – or at least [&hellip

In Praise of SIGTARP, Part I –Truth in Government

In Praise of SIGTARP, Part I –Truth in Government

By The Banker | Blog Posts

As a recovering banker, a main obsessive question of mine remains “How did we get into this mess?” By “mess,” I mean both the Credit Crunch itself and our collective response to it, at the government and personal levels. My obsession drives me to read reports by the Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset [&hellip