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Cyprus is rejecting its bailout. Now what?

Cyprus's legislature is set to reject the troika's bailout package. Exactly how screwed are they?

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Mar 19, 2013

WonkTalk: How the Cyprus bank bailout would work

Ezra and Neil discuss the Cyprus bailout proposal that would make bank customers foot much of the bill.

  • Theresa Poulson
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  • Mar 18, 2013

The $48 billion TARP puzzle

Neil Barofsky's new book on his experience as the government watchdog for the bank bailouts of late 2008 is getting a fair bit of press both for its accusations that the White House did too much to protect its political allies in the financial sector and too little to help everyday homeowners. But another accusation is getting much less attention: he thinks the Treasury Department doesn't know how to count.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Jul 27, 2012