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A Better Bailout was Possible

The Obama administration’s refusal to write down mortgage debts led to the rise of Trump

 

George Soros and Rob Johnson reflect on the economic, political, and social ripple effects of the collapse of Lehman Brothers. 1,125 more words

Holding online news to the standards of print is pointless in a digital world - analogue solutions won't solve online problems

Recently Fianna Fail launched a proposal for state support of quality journalism by funding print news initiates. The aim is to boost quality journalism by addressing threats posed by falling revenue. 755 more words

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Prague wants to strengthen regulation of Airbnb rentals

In the latest example of the Czech authorities’ efforts to regulate companies of the so-called “shared economy”, Prague’s municipal councillors are considering stepping up the rules and obligations applying to collaborative accommodation platforms like Airbnb, reports… 716 more words

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A Thinktank Fintech initiative out of Greece

“Necessity is the mother of invention” is an English proverb that is not at all outdated. Small countries are developing regulatory frameworks to embrace and take advantage of the so-called “future technologies” because it will enable them to play vital roles in the 4th and 5th industrial revolution. 764 more words

Fintech Global Tour

The Deregulation Debate: The Challenge of Using Static Rules to Govern a Dynamic System

In their lively disagreement about the role of deregulation in contributing to the 2007-2009 financial crisis, professors Arthur Wilmarth and Paul Mahoney inadvertently illuminate why the processes through which finance is regulated are so ill-suited to that purpose.  582 more words

Securities Regulation

The Recruiters' Casebook and WorkAccord Get Together for a Free Short Webinar Series

The Recruiters’ Casebook and WorkAccord are getting together to present two free webinars as they test their new webinar platform.

We’d love you to join us and give us your feedback. 295 more words

Regulation

Sitting with one's own emotions

Sitting with my own emotions has been the hardest during recovery. Not knowing the reason behind certain emotions have always been a trigger of their own. 294 more words

Mental Health