As Putin Takes the Helm, All Is Not Well in Russia

I've never before heard an economist applauding the flight of $100 billion in capital from his own country. But then again, this is only my second time in Russia. And last time I remarked I'd never before visited a vodka and steak bar that didn't have a vodka license. Continue reading on CNBC.COM

Blame selfishness, not capitalism, for our woes

I LOVE a protest. So long as it involves a point worthy of consideration, and preferably a brazier, I’m there. I’ve spent quite a while wandering around the OccupyLSX site reading the bumf and trying to look inconspicuous… Continue reading on CityAM.COM