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The American people are not just electing a president and an economic platform; they are determining and defining the very character of their society....

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By Kyle Chan - 26. 07. 2012

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By Kyle Chan - 12. 07. 2012

Regulators and politicians missed a crucial opportunity for structural change after the financial crisis, but banks continue to serve up new scandals ...

By Kyle Chan - 29. 04. 2012

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By Kyle Chan - 23. 03. 2012

Rather than lamenting the flow of graduates from top schools into finance and consulting, we need to offer a compelling public sector alternative. Don...

By Kyle Chan - 27. 02. 2012

At the heart of the debate over raising taxes on the rich lies a basic economic question: Do higher taxes discourage people from working? Answering th...

By Kyle Chan - 7. 02. 2012

Banks got away with far too much, but we act as if the problem of fixing financial regulation has been solved. Have we missed our chance for real refo...

By Kyle Chan - 27. 01. 2012

Our discussions of income inequality are misguided. Instead of criticizing the rich for their wealth, we must ask whether the poor truly deserve their...

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