THIS BLOG HAS MOVED

March 27, 2011

It’s now at duffmcdonald.com

Thanks for reading!


Newsweek/The Daily Beast, 2/14/11

February 14, 2011

Bristol Palin Inc. How much does the baby bear make?


Fortune.com, 1/21/11

January 21, 2011

Steve Jobs and The Inanity of the Cult CEO


Fortune.com, 1/4/11

January 4, 2011

Five Reasons Why I’m Not Buying Facebook.


Fortune.com, 12/21/10

December 21, 2010

Ghost Town, Inner Mongolia

They’re building it, but will they come? Why China’s real estate boom looks so troubling from the outside.


Fortune.com, 12/10/10

December 10, 2010

John Kinnucan: Hero or Schmuck?


Fortune.com, 12/3/10

December 4, 2010

The Six Degrees of Steve Cohen

He’s the man with the bulls-eye on his head, yet the Feds can’t quite seem to hit it. It’s beginning to look like it’s riskier to be associated with the hedge fund giant than it is to be Steve Cohen himself.


Fortune magazine, 12/6/10

December 1, 2010

Jeremy and Jules Kroll: A Father-and-Son Detective Duo

Bonus item: a Q&A with Jeremy’s brother Nick, a comic actor.


Fortune.com, 11/23/10

November 23, 2010

Why the Feds Want Steve Cohen

Just as all roads lead to Rome, all insider trading investigations lead to SAC Capital’s Steve Cohen. He can’t shake the Feds because he’s too good to be true.


Fortune.com, 11/22/10

November 22, 2010

How Expert Networks Came to Dominate Wall Street.

The latest insider trading investigation is focusing on the new hub of Wall Street information: independent research networks that pay so-called experts for information on public companies.