[lbo-talk] Stiglitz today

John Wesley godisamethodist at yahoo.com
Thu Apr 7 15:39:04 PDT 2011

That's right. He made sizeable contributions to her work!

Mike G

________________________________ From: Mark Bennett <bennett.mab at gmail.com> To: lbo-talk at lbo-talk.org Sent: Thu, April 7, 2011 5:31:11 PM Subject: Re: [lbo-talk] Stiglitz today

If I recall, Mother Teresa lobbied on his behalf as well.  That was one of the primary reasons Hitichens went nuts on her in his little book.

On Thu, Apr 7, 2011 at 3:23 PM, Doug Henwood <dhenwood at panix.com> wrote:

> On Apr 7, 2011, at 6:15 PM, Mark Bennett wrote:
> > Keating wasn't acquitted, but his convictions were overturned on
> > instructional error, and he eventually pleaded guilty to a couple of
> charges
> > and was sentenced to time served.  He served around 4 years in federal
> > prison.
> Alan Greenspan wrote him a gushing character reference once, for which he
> was paid $20,000. Martin Mayer reproduced it in his book on the S&L debacle.
> Doug
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