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(PBS)   Building on great success in keeping bankers and stockbrokers out of jail, modern finance comes up with a way to keep commoners from going there too often, too   ( divider line
    More: Spiffy, social impact, PBS NewsHour, sovereign wealth funds, evidence-based medicine, Rockefeller Foundation, financial instruments, workforce development, financial engineering  
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2825 clicks; posted to Business » on 16 Mar 2013 at 8:37 AM (4 years ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»

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2013-03-16 08:49:28 AM  
All they need for their ad campaign is a single slogan "Do what you do best, legally."
2013-03-16 10:11:49 AM  
"They're a bunch of recidivists, Randy!"

(The guy in the suit in the article's picture does look like Lahey, does he not?)
2013-03-16 10:50:58 AM  
Why not just pay criminals not to commit crimes?
Worked with the terraists in Irak and it'd probably be cheaper than incarceration here in the states.
2013-03-16 11:02:54 AM  
I'm wondering what story the body language in that photo would tell someone who knows about such things.
2013-03-16 11:45:38 AM  
Great, another way for the rich to stick their hands in my pockets.   FTA:  "No, it's the government which is paying the bond, not the orginization."   I see it going the way of for-profit colleges.
2013-03-16 11:47:02 AM  
We're going to stop prosecuting people who break the law even if they aren't filthy rich and/or politically powerful?
2013-03-16 04:56:56 PM  
That article made the concept as clear as a turd-filled sewer.

The pay-back is based upon the performance of the social organization, but it is the government that actually pays?  Huh?

/ I still don't get it
2013-03-16 05:48:21 PM  
they found away to make less black people?
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