Posts by LynnT:
- Oil contracts in Uganda, 25 Oct 2012
Are many modern financial scandals “hidden in plain sight”, needles in the haystack of information overload? And if so, do we need to revise the model of transparency we have been working with for the last decade? The incomparable Malcolm Gladwell's latest book “What the Dog Saw” contains a chapter detailing the uncovering of the scandals at Enron in which he slices out, delicately as ever, a counter-intuitive conclusion: whatever else Enron was, it was only just barely a “cover-up” in the classic sense.