Tag Archive for Elections

Simon Johnson: Will There Be a Meaningful Volcker Rule? – NYTimes.com

The Dodd-Frank financial reform legislation of 2010 stipulates that banks and the corporate entities that own banks should get out of the business of “proprietary trading…” Follow the money. Find the profits!Liquidity is money. Regardless of where in the world that money originates, eventually it flows to and through Wall Street. So if you want…

Wisconsin recall shows labor isn’t coming back. Washington Post

…labor’s inability to win the recall is more evidence of their inability to reverse their own structural decline. They’re not winning on worksites, as the share of the labor force that’s unionized has been dropping for decades, and they’re not winning at the ballot box. Follow the money. Find the profits!Liquidity is money. Regardless of…

Greek Poll Shows Syriza Gaining Support Before June Vote – Bloomberg

A Greek opinion poll showed the Syriza party, which is opposed to implementing Greece’s international financial rescue, building on its lead in voter support ahead of elections to be held June 17. Follow the money. Find the profits!Liquidity is money. Regardless of where in the world that money originates, eventually it flows to and through…