Blogging on bureaucracy, organizations, USDA, agriculture programs, American history, the food movement, and other interests. Often contrarian, usually optimistic, sometimes didactic, occasionally funny, rarely wrong, always a nitpicker.
Tuesday, April 27, 2010
Nationalizing Ratings Agencies
Ezra Klein posts on whether we should nationalize the ratings agencies. My comment--USDA inspects and rates grains and cotton, why shouldn't the government rate bonds and derivatives.