Greece: The Skids

I thought I was in a kind of financial time warp. A few weeks ago I read a headline on Bloomberg Finance that read something to the effect of "Riots in Greece Spark Global Selloff." For a moment I thought I was back in May of 2010 when Greece first announced a $50 billion budget [...]

By | June 28th, 2011|Opinion|Comments Off on Greece: The Skids

Caring for the Caregivers

If there's one simple truth that evades time or nationality or geography, it is this: humanity is so much better at dealing with problems after the fact than at avoiding them to begin with. The earthquake and subsequent tsunami in Japan are horrific events to be sure, created not by our own doing but by [...]

By | March 15th, 2011|Opinion|Comments Off on Caring for the Caregivers