Food Prices Surge as Drought Exacts a High Toll on Crops - WSJ.com
Grad Students Driving the Growing Debt Burden - WSJ.com
"The surge in student-loan debt in recent years has been driven disproportionately by borrowing for graduate school amid a weak economy and an open spigot of government credit, according to a report that raises questions about the broader debate about how to resolve Americans' growing burden."
Calculated Risk: Comment on House Prices: Graphs, Real Prices, Price-to-Rent Ratio, Cities
A Look at Case-Shiller by Metro Area - Real Time Economics - WSJ
There’s No Housing Bubble, but Places Like California Starting to Look Frothy - Real Time Economics - WSJ
U.S. New-Home Sales Fell 3.3% in February - WSJ.com
Detroit’s wildly accelerating bankruptcy proce...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.