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Laura Goldman

Laura Goldman worked on Wall Street for 25 years for such firms as Merrill Lynch and Paine Webber. She now owns her own money management firm, LSG capital, in Tel Aviv, Israel.
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Replace Timothy Geithner Before He Does More Damage

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009 - by Laura Goldman

The Treasury secretary's performance has sunk underneath the very low expectations of him.

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AIG’s Dysfunctional Managers and their Bonuses

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009 - by Laura Goldman

These bailout recipients shamelessly refuse to accept that their world has fundamentally changed.

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Bernie Madoff’s Guilty Plea Isn’t Good Enough

Monday, March 16th, 2009 - by Laura Goldman

The government shouldn't rest until they know who helped him carry out his fraud and where the money is.

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Is Sir Allen Stanford the New Bernie Madoff?

Monday, March 2nd, 2009 - by Laura Goldman

He appears to have even caught Vice President Biden's family in his web of fraud.

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The Danger From Dubai

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009 - by Laura Goldman

The United Arab Emirates poses a different threat to Israel than Iran — but can do nearly as much damage.

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And Now … A Newspaper Bailout !?

Friday, February 20th, 2009 - by Laura Goldman

The Philadelphia Inquirer is asking the governor for $10 million. And they're not the only ones with their hands out.

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Should We Really Cap Executive Salaries at Bailed-Out Companies?

Thursday, February 5th, 2009 - by Laura Goldman

Wall Street's sense of entitlement may be disgusting, but compensation limits aren't the answer: incentives are.

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A Thumbs-Down on Obama’s Economic Team

Thursday, January 22nd, 2009 - by Laura Goldman

This group doesn't represent change we can believe in, but recycling that will fail.

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How To Prevent Another Madoff Scandal

Friday, January 16th, 2009 - by Laura Goldman

Can a broken SEC ever be fixed? Probably not.

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MacWorld Without Steve Jobs

Monday, January 5th, 2009 - by Laura Goldman

Macolytes — and Apple stockholders — go wild worrying about the CEO's health.

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Presidential Pardons: Who’s Most Deserving?

Thursday, January 1st, 2009 - by Laura Goldman

Scooter Libby, Jonathan Pollard, John Walker Lindh, and others vie for Bush's mercy.

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The Bernie Madoff I Knew

Friday, December 26th, 2008 - by Laura Goldman

There were many warning signs. But his clients refused to see them. (Also, Phyllis Chesler on Madoff the Jew: The Media’s Hypocritical Obsession with the Fraudster’s Faith)

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