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Paul Volcker

  1. white house the new class
    GE’s CEO Now Dominates Energy, Television, and Obama’s Economic Advisory BoardObama replaces Volcker with GE’s Jeffrey Immelt.
  2. white house the new class
    Volcker Steps Down As Obama Overhauls His Economic TeamThe president is also expected to name Larry Summers’s replacement.
  3. paul volcker's so-called life
    Paul Volcker Still Trying to Make Sure the Rule Named After Him Isn’t EmbarrassingFormer Fed chairman does not want Volcker Rule to denigrate the Volcker name.
  4. new yorker stories in 400 words or less
    Paul Volcker Doesn’t Like His Own Rule Anymore“It doesn’t have the purity I was searching for.”
  5. slouching toward reform
    Citigroup Is Just Going to Go Ahead and Proceed Like Financial Reform Isn’t HappeningVolcker Rule? What Volcker Rule?
  6. economic purgatory
    White House Bites Bullet, Puts Out Volcker RulesWe’ll see how far they get.
  7. sassy seniors
    Paul Volcker Is Making His 82nd Year on Earth CountThe former Fed chairman is making 2010 a big one.
  8. hilarity
    Volcker: Excessive Risk Is ‘Like Pornography, You Know It When You See It’Humor at today’s Senate Banking Committee hearing.
  9. money
    Chris Dodd May Kill Volcker Rule“He is not going to risk bipartisan support to make the White House happy.”
  10. bons mots
    Joe Stiglitz on Why Volcker RulesThe economist lauds Paul Volcker, burns the rest of Obama’s econ team.
  11. financial reform
    Volcker Lays Out Plan for Financial Reform“The phrase ‘too big to fail’ has entered into our everyday vocabulary…”
  12. gossipmonger
    John Mayer Has Another Girlfriend Today John Mayer and Cameron Diaz canoodled at the Bowery Hotel. Protesters are hanging around Viacom head Phillippe Dauman and buyout artist Henry Kravis’s respective homes. An assistant of Annie Leibovitz was involved in a bad Vespa accident but is expected to recover. Eli Wallach, the star of The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, just turned 92 but is still acting. Morgan Spurlock may or may not have found Osama bin Laden in this latest documentary. Donald Trump says he did not leave a waiter a $10,000 tip, despite what was reported by the restaurant.