Tag: Wall Street Journal

Recent Read: “In Defense of the Dismal Science”

In case you missed it, good post by Greg Ip on wsj.com on the and nature and role of economists in policy and society. Some highlights: In recent decades, the […]

The Great De-Equitization Is On, But Is That A Good Thing?

Among all the talk of globalization and trade tariffs, a seismic shift in capitalism is taking place without, it seems, much public debate. Little by little, the idea that public companies, and wide-spread […]

HFT Update: The Rise of the “Dark Pool”

A recent article by Scott Patterson on WSJ.com highlighted growing concern within the financial regulatory community about so-called “Dark Pool” exchanges. Dark pools are basically markets that match buyers and […]