I liked GE so much better when all I thought they made was light bulbs.
This guy was just thinking too small time, so he got busted. One has to go big to avoid prosecution.
This is not a radical idea though many will try to characterize it as such. 100% reserves for banks is actually quite a “conservative” idea.
With 100% bank reserves the credit addicts will scream and holler. The bankers will scream and holler. (Often they are one and the same.) Our economy however would be healthier.
I don’t agree with everything Professor Black prescribes. He and I have pretty different views as to the roll of government generally.
However he advocates shining a light on the dark swamp which is our worldwide financial system, where super leveraged bankers swim through the economic muck like pinstriped alligators. And we are certainly for that.