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Tuesday, 11 November 2008
EconTalk this week
Arnold Kling of EconLog and EconTalk host Russ Roberts talk about the role of credit default swaps and counterparty risks in the current financial mess. The conversation opens with the logistics of credit default swaps and counterparty risks and moves on to their role in the financial collapse. The conversation closes with a discussion of the political economy of pending financial regulation.