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The 2008 transcripts were released in late-February. Most media operations published stories about the Fed’s absent-minded professors who missed the importance of failing financial institutions during 2008. This was not news.

The “Lessons” that Wall Street, Treasury, and the White House Need You to Believe Five Years After the Collapse of Lehman Brothers

The “Lessons” that Wall Street, Treasury, and the White House Need You to Believe Five Years After the Collapse of Lehman Brothers

By Robert E. Prasch Department of Economics Middlebury College Five long years have passed since the demise of the once venerable firm of Lehman Brothers. To mark the occasion, Wall Street, the United States Treasury Department, the White House, and … Continue reading

The “Lessons” that Wall Street, Treasury, and the White House Need You to Believe Five Years After the Collapse of Lehman Brothers

The SEC Flacks Paint Lehman’s Looters as the Victims of a “Political” SEC – Bill Black

This is a syndicated repost courtesy of New Economic Perspectives. To view original, click here. Reposted with permission. This is the second installment in a three-part series correcting the NYT propaganda that seeks to transmute the SEC’s refusal to hold any of Lehman’s looters accountable for their myriad frauds.  For the purposes of this article…