Posts filed under “Digital Media”

States Budget Crises

States are seeking millions of dollars from municipalities.

A full list of states with budget shortfalls for the 2009 and 2010 fiscal years is here.

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Sources:
The Local Burden
WSJ, DECEMBER 18, 2008

http://online.wsj.com/public/resources/documents/st_deficit-2010_20081217.html

States Squeeze Cities, Spreading the Economic Pain
CONOR DOUGHERTY and AMY MERRICK
WSJ, DECEMBER 18, 2008

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB122955325187415831.html

Category: Digital Media, Economy, Politics, Taxes and Policy

The Cabestan Winch Tourbillion Vertical Watch

For those of you who have not sent any holiday cheer my way yet, there’s still time to pick up a little something for the holidays. I suggest this little bauble: > > via Cabestan

Category: Consumer Spending, Digital Media, Markets

100 Year Dow

Gee, this chart looks familiar . . . > > Source: Stock Investors Lose Faith, Pull Out Record Amounts E.S. BROWNING WSJ, DECEMBER 22, 2008 http://online.wsj.com/article/SB122990642933825357.html

Category: Digital Media, Investing, Markets

On Consultants

via Dilbert

Category: Corporate Management, Digital Media, Humor

White House & Housing Crisis, Organizational chart

Administration Organizational Chart: > courtesy of NYT > Source: White House Philosophy Stoked Mortgage Bonfire JO BECKER, SHERYL GAY STOLBERG and STEPHEN LABATON NYT, December 20, 2008 http://www.nytimes.com/2008/12/21/business/21admin.html

Category: Credit, Digital Media, Real Estate

White House & Housing Crisis: Timeline

Timeline: > courtesy of NYT > Source: White House Philosophy Stoked Mortgage Bonfire JO BECKER, SHERYL GAY STOLBERG and STEPHEN LABATON NYT, December 20, 2008 http://www.nytimes.com/2008/12/21/business/21admin.html

Category: Credit, Digital Media, Economy, Real Estate

Circle of Friends

Via the WSJ:

Category: Digital Media, Legal

$73 an Hour?

~~~ Source: $73 an Hour: Adding It Up DAVID LEONHARDT NYT, December 9, 2008 http://www.nytimes.com/2008/12/10/business/economy/10leonhardt.html

Category: Bailouts, Digital Media, Markets

Mortgage Related Exec Compensation

Courtesy of NYT > Source: On Wall Street, Bonuses, Not Profits, Were Real LOUISE STORY NYT, December 17, 2008 http://www.nytimes.com/2008/12/18/business/18pay.html

Category: Bailouts, Credit, Digital Media

Quantitative Easing

via Mish

Category: Digital Media, Federal Reserve, Quantitative