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Swaps, COPs, Lingering Questions in Detroit Bankruptcy

In 2005, the city of Detroit faced a monumental dilemma: It desperately needed to borrow more than $1.4 billion to help shore up its two pension systems, but doing so would far exceed the legal...


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Democracy Watch: A Project That Fights for Democracy

Another blog. That’s just what the world has been crying out for, right? Yet another blog. Especially one that doesn’t yet have a name, and is still searching for the right voice. A permanent home...