November 2nd, 2009
01:44 PM GMT
We've all heard financial experts talk about "shorting" the market, and the role that "short-selling" arguably played in the global financial collapse. But is it really such an awful financial tool? And are U.S. regulators correct in cracking down on the industry?
And in a Web exclusive, Stephen Figlewski of New York University take a long look at the world of short-selling.
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