Archive: December 5, 2010 - December 11, 2010
This slim volume is named after the isolated New England resort where 15 renowned economists, academics and policymakers met in the fall of 2008 to devise solutions to the "World Financial Crisis." That they convened amid fast-paced, seismic economic events adds to the star-chamber aspects of their collaboration. Still, these éminences grises--all nonpartisan, without commercial sponsorship or political axes to grind--developed their ideas by sharing their expertise. Their recommendations cover reforms in banking, financial products, regulation, compensation, pensions and hedge funds: all the named villains of the last crisis.
By getAbstract | December 9, 2010; 2:21 PM ET | Comments (0)