Archive for July, 2015

Wrong Diagnosis, Bad Remedy

July 30, 2015

Chidem Kurdas

A consensus emerged after the 2008 election, which brought a Democrat to the White House and enhanced Democrats’ control of Congress. With regard to the financial crisis, a simple Democratic message, diligently echoed in the media, dominated political and policy making scenes.  (more…)


Why Dodd-Frank Favors the Big

July 23, 2015

The short answer to that question is (more…)

BlackRock Sees Rising Rate Advantage

July 15, 2015

Chidem Kurdas

Chattering about the effects of the expected (more…)

Competition v Influence: Brandeis v Obama

July 8, 2015

Chidem Kurdas

We are witnessing (more…)