"The first question to ask about the Recovery Program is, “recovery for whom?” The answer is, for the people who design the Recovery Program and their constituency, the bank lobby. The second question is, what is it they want to recover? The answer is, another Bubble economy, having seen the Greenspan Bubble make them so rich with his particular kind of “wealth creation”: wealth in the form of indebtedness of the “real” economy at large to the banking system, and unprecedented capital gains to be made by riding the wave of asset-price inflation."
CELEBRATING ENLIGHTENED ANAL-CRANIAL INVERSION. and a love of beer.
Thursday, February 12, 2009
Posted by Angus MacSurly at 8:34 AM