If you read a good book on the History of Wall Street (this is a good one):

….and you read about the level of shysterism that went on on Wall Street prior to Great Depression regulation (Wall Street corruption was an order of magnitude greater in the early 1900’s and prior compared to today), you can’t help but come away with the sense that when the government regulated Wall Street, the criminals simply moved out of Wall Street and became politicians. :-)

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Data Driven Econophile. Muslim, USA born. Been “woke” 2x: 1st, when I realized the world isn’t fair; 2nd, when I realized the “woke” people are full of shit.

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