OpinionJournal – On the Editorial Page – December 12, 2007

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Review & Outlook

False Savior
If recession is the fear, a tax cut is better than easy money.

Dec 12 2007

Al Qaeda’s Latest
Algiers is a reminder that al Qaeda continues to search for “soft” targets.

Dec 12 2007

Closing the GAAP
Bring on the foreign accounting rules!

Dec 12 2007

Commentary

A Health-Insurance Solution
Why can’t people buy policies across state lines?

By MERRILL MATHEWS

Dec 12 2007

The Roots of the Mortgage Crisis
Bubbles cannot be safely defused by monetary policy before the speculative fever breaks on its own.

By ALAN GREENSPAN

Dec 12 2007

The Biggest Budget Buster
Health care is a much greater liability than Social Security.

By PETER R. ORSZAG

Dec 12 2007

Business World

Deal of the Century
Shoveling iron ore into China may soon create a $350 billion giant.

By HOLMAN W. JENKINS JR.

Dec 12 2007



International

The Resurrection of Thai Rak Thai
Thailand could be plunged anew into political turmoil.

By THITINAN PONGSUDHIRAK

Dec 12 2007

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False Savior
http://www.wsj.com/wsjgate?source=jopinaowsj&URI=/article/0,,SB119742797300022727,00.html%3Fmod%3Dopinion%26ojcontent%3Dotep

Al Qaeda’s Latest
http://www.wsj.com/wsjgate?source=jopinaowsj&URI=/article/0,,SB119742817281822715,00.html%3Fmod%3Dopinion%26ojcontent%3Dotep

Closing the GAAP
http://www.wsj.com/wsjgate?source=jopinaowsj&URI=/article/0,,SB119742852095922775,00.html%3Fmod%3Dopinion%26ojcontent%3Dotep

A Health-Insurance Solution
http://www.wsj.com/wsjgate?source=jopinaowsj&URI=/article/0,,SB119742880091722751,00.html%3Fmod%3Dopinion%26ojcontent%3Dotep

The Roots of the Mortgage Crisis
http://www.wsj.com/wsjgate?source=jopinaowsj&URI=/article/0,,SB119741050259621811,00.html%3Fmod%3Dopinion%26ojcontent%3Dotep

The Biggest Budget Buster
http://www.wsj.com/wsjgate?source=jopinaowsj&URI=/article/0,,SB119742918489122827,00.html%3Fmod%3Dopinion%26ojcontent%3Dotep

Deal of the Century
http://www.wsj.com/wsjgate?source=jopinaowsj&URI=/article/0,,SB119740991303221757,00.html%3Fmod%3Dopinion%26ojcontent%3Dotep

The Resurrection of Thai Rak Thai
http://www.wsj.com/wsjgate?source=jopinaowsj&URI=/article/0,,SB119740949160421745,00.html%3Fmod%3Dopinion%26ojcontent%3Dotep

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