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Jeffrey Frankel, an economist at Harvard, has an excellent weblog. He also has a knack for the one-liners, as evidenced by the fact that Paul Krugman just confessed to borrowing one of his quotes, which then ended up as a quote-of-the-year. And now, to top if off, Frankel has managed to boil the financial crisis down to one slide. Here it is:

if a picture is worth a couple of trillion dollars

Nice touch in the bottom right hand corner. [Thanks for the tip, Noah!].

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