Posts Tagged “mark-to-market”

Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner today announced a new plan that will allegedly help stabilize the financial markets, restore institutions’ balance sheets, and thus ease the credit crunch with all its attendant ripple effects. It’s an unwieldy construct with multiple parts, but ultimately a lot of it comes down to using taxpayer money to help purchase “toxic Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Comments 7 Comments »

Boy, doesn’t that sound just too exciting for words? (Don’t drool all over your keyboard in anticipation.) See, here’s the thing. On the one hand, an old friend had made a comment in response to my recent post about the top news stories of last year, with a link to a piece from AlterNet calling Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , ,

Comments 2 Comments »

SEO Powered by Platinum SEO from Techblissonline