Economic crisis in the USA and Britain


David Tepper, manager of the hedge fund Appaloosa Management, is set to pocket more than $2.5 billion this year after successfully gambling that the Obama administration would provide unlimited public funds to bail out the banks: here.

Wall Street’s 10 Biggest Lies of 2009: here.

This video is about The Power of Yes, a David Hare play on the economic crisis.

In the wake of the ongoing crisis, the British theatre has sought in a number of pieces to address the meltdown of the financial system: here.

Three top City financiers have given Labour a £2.25 million top-up before the next general election, the party has disclosed: here.

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