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By Dean Starkman Mar 11, 2010 at 06:00 AM
Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System—and Themselves... More
By Dean Starkman Mar 5, 2010 at 04:58 PM
The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities previews the upcoming congressional debate over whether to extend the federal support for... More
By Dean Starkman Mar 4, 2010 at 05:25 PM
A day-long conference on Columbia University's campus will explore the problems and opportunities posed by reporting on a financial... More
By Dean Starkman Feb 18, 2010 at 07:28 PM
--Dean Baker is right to criticize the Times story this morning that reported on talks to set up a financial... More
By Dean Starkman Feb 18, 2010 at 08:38 AM
In a piece on growing discontent on The Associated Press’s business desk, Gawker reported that the desk has a deal... More
Audit Notes: Koblin Continues on Kouwe; Old Reformers; A good, quick WSJ probe; Charlie Moves Over, etc.
By Dean Starkman Feb 17, 2010 at 06:40 PM
-John Koblin continues to turn in strong work for the Observer on the Times Bizday plagiarism story, this time with... More
By Dean Starkman Feb 16, 2010 at 07:16 PM
--John Koblin at the Observer broke an important story about apparent plagiarism involving Times business staffer Zachery Kouwes. A Times's... More
Audit Notes: Bloomberg on the Financial Protection Agency; FT’s Volcker Get; Norris Gets Almost There; Greece as Bear Stearns, etc.
By Dean Starkman Feb 12, 2010 at 06:30 PM
--Bloomberg does a good job tracking the dimming prospects of a consumer finance protection agency, yet another indication, as far... More
By Dean Starkman Feb 12, 2010 at 12:47 PM
Yesterday, I said Goldman had a minor but valid point in spokesman Lucas van Praag's unusual public response to last... More
By Dean Starkman Feb 11, 2010 at 11:20 AM
The NYT’s Sunday story on the AIG-Goldman collateral fight didn’t break any major news, but it certainly added some useful... More
By Dean Starkman Feb 9, 2010 at 11:35 AM
The Times continues the business-press tradition of hailing new regulators as saviors from the previous bad regulators. "S.E.C. Enforcers Focus... More
‘See you on the other side’ - Meet Jessica Lum, a terminally ill 25-year-old who chose to spend what little time she had practicing journalism
#Realtalk: This is the best moment to be in journalism - The old stuff isn’t coming back, but that’s okay
Streams of consciousness - Millennials expect a steady diet of quick-hit, social-media-mediated bits and bytes. What does that mean for journalism?
Sticking with the truth - How ‘balanced’ coverage helped sustain the bogus claim that childhood vaccines can cause autism
An ink-stained stretch - Can Aaron Kushner save the Orange County Register—and the newspaper industry?
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We are all correct
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“[A]s flagrant an assault on civil liberties as anything done by George W. Bush’s administration”
She replies she’s an atheist
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.