The Financial Crisis and Its Enron Roots

We should have learned the Enron lessons then so we could avoid the Wall Street lessons now.


What should we have known when? Robert Bryce, writing over in our op-ed column yesterday, made the good point that the current financial crisis has its roots in the lessons we failed to learn after the collapse of Enron. It's a point echoed by Ron Suskind on today's New York Times op-ed page.