Lies and Libor
Lies and Libor
A blog about business and economics.
July 10 2012 12:30 PM

Lies and Libor

My latest column is on the Libor scandal, which I think didn't do a great deal of concrete harm to households but deserves to destroy the credibility of the big banks once and for all, illustrates the need for a much more reflexively skeptical regulatory regime.

Matthew Yglesias is the executive editor of Vox and author of The Rent Is Too Damn High.

  News & Politics
Nov. 29 2015 9:02 PM Claimed When Castro took power, Americans fled Cuba and left a lot of property behind. Now the claims on these contested holdings—land, buildings, cars and more—are exciting speculators and could stand in the way of reconciliation.