There was a time when your local bank manager was a respected member of the community and was trusted by everyone. Has this reputation now been tarnished beyond repair and can you trust your bank manager (if you actually have one or actually know who they are) or even your bank anymore? 323 more words
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As I start to look forward to Souvlaki in the shadows of the Parthenon in a few weeks, I am wondering whether to heed travel warnings of taking enough cash to get me through the holiday or hope that I can put all those priceless gastric memories on Mastercard. 896 more words
…to explain financial crises. The model has equilibria where asset prices are unbounded above. I argue that this is an important feature of any … 9 more words
If Stanley Fischer is a representative agent for Central Bankers thinking, God help us!
From his speech “What have we learned from the crises of the last 20 years? 471 more words