While Rome Burned….Bailout Negotiations in Disarray

The same free market de-regulation ideology that got us into this financial crisis is now blocking the road to a…

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Why the Left Should Back Paulson….

The Paulson Plan is not well understood. It is not a bail-out of failing Wall Street companies. Those companies are…

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Ground Control to Major Tom: New York to Regulate Some Credit Default Swaps

The massive struggle to bring the value of derivatives down to earth is underway. The latest move is by the…

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Vallywood on extended vacation

As many Vallywood readers know I have taken a break from blogging here for the time being but after several…

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Anglo/American Capitalism in Free Fall

The finance driven model pushed on the rest of the world by the US is now in free fall.  Paper…

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This Disaster Is No Movie

As we lawyers like to say, res ipsa – this speaks for itself. This Disaster Is No Movie – CFO Magazine…

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