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Since the Great Depression, presidents have frequently experimented with Keynesian economics to combat recessions.
Three economists chronicle the history of government policy during past recessions and explain what worked and what didn’t.
How the Government Dealt With Past Recessions
NYT, January 26, 2009
The Daily Deal brings us this updated, short list of seized banks (with Friday’s 2 additions): Below is the full list of bank’s seized by the FDIC since July 2008: Bank Name Closing Date Bank of Clark County, Vancouver, WA January 16, 2009 National Bank of Commerce, Berkeley, IL January 16, 2009 Sanderson State Bank,…Read More
The KBW Bank Index, via Chart of the Day: > > For some perspective into the all-important banking sector, today’s chart presents the current trend of the KBW Bank Index. As today’s chart illustrates, banking stocks were trading within the confines of an upward sloping trend channel from mid-2005 into early 2007. Then the impact…Read More