Links: In difesa dei Credit Default Swaps

Diciamo le cose come stanno…

The press loves a spectacle. There’s a good reason for this: panic increases paranoia, which increases the desire for information, which increases their advertising revenues. Thus, the press has an incentive to exaggerate the importance of the events they report. As such, we shouldn’t be surprised to find the press amping up fears about the next threat to the “real economy.”

  • Systemic Counterparty Confusion: Credit Default Swaps Demystified
  • In Defense of Credit Default Swaps