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New economy: Banking is Us

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Lending money,

Was my game;

Chiseling profits,

Now my aim.

America used to make a lot of stuff. Indeed, we made much of the world's stuff. Every region of the country had its own economic engines. I went to college next to (and blessedly upwind of) a giant steel mill. Now it's a vacant hulk, except for the part that's been converted into a grand casino.


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