Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
<html> <head><style type ="text/css">body { font-family: "Bloomberg Prop Unicode I", Verdana, sans-serif; font-size:125%; letter-spacing: -0.3pt; color: #FF9F0F; background-color: #000000; text-align: left; } p {line-height: 1.25em; max-width:900px; width:expression(document.body.clientWidth > 900? "900px": "auto" );} h1, h2, h3 { text-align: left; font-weight: normal; color: #FFFFFF; } h1 { font-size: 130%; } h2 { font-size: 115%; } h3 { font-size: 100%; } #bb-style { font-size: 90%; max-width:900px; width:expression(document.body.clientWidth > 900? "900px": "auto" ); } b, strong { font-weight: bold; } i, em { color: #FEC54A; } pre { font-family: "Andale Mono", "Monaco", "Lucida Console"; letter-spacing: -0.3pt; line-height: 1.25em; } table { border: 0; font-size: 90%; width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto; } td, tr { text-align: left; } td.numeric { text-align: right; } a:link { color:#53B2F5; text-decoration: none; } a:visited {color:#53B2F5} a:active {color:#53B2F5} a:hover {color:#53B2F5} </style> </head> <body> <p>By Kirsten Salyer</p> <p>The Atlantic on <a href="http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2012/12/the-biggest-bank-bailouts-in-history-2-is-happening-right-now/265853/">the biggest bank bailouts in history</a><br> The Public Domain Review on <a href="http://publicdomainreview.org/2012/11/16/will-rogers-talks-to-the-bankers-1924/">commentator Will Rogers's message to bankers (audio) </a><br> Real Time Economics on <a href="http://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2012/12/01/number-of-the-week-disposable-income-isnt-coming-back-soon/">the slow growth in disposable income since the recession</a><br> History News Network on <a href="http://hnn.us/articles/hollowing-out-america">the hollowing out of the U.S.</a><br> National Review Online on <a href="http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/334922/higher-tax-rates-don-t-equal-higher-revenues-michael-barone">how history shows higher taxes don't mean higher revenue</a><br> Owen Zidar on <a href="http://owenzidar.wordpress.com/2012/12/03/lessons-from-a-half-century-of-federal-individual-income-tax-changes/">50 years of federal income tax changes</a><br> Wonkblog on <a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2012/12/06/jim-demint-and-the-death-of-think-tanks/">the death of think tanks</a><br> New Bedford Whaling Museum on <a href="http://www.whalingmuseum.org/online_exhibits/crewlist/">a historic whaling database</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.bloomberg.com/view/echoes/">Read more</a> from Echoes, Bloomberg View's economic history blog.</p> </body> </html>