• July 17, 2009   BY  

    Paul Solman: Questions keep coming in about the likelihood and consequences of a California default on its bonds. One unexpected result might be anger for the ages. Here’s Lake Poet William Wordsworth on the 1842 bond default of Pennsylvania, which … Continue reading

  • June 2, 2009  

    The political stakes are high for the Obama administration in guiding General Motors into bankruptcy — and allowing the government to take a majority stake in the company. Analysts examine the political and economic implications of the decisions. Continue reading