Sadly, the forgetting has already begun. Unrepentant financiers, eager to return to the status quo ante, are whining about excessive regulation. Recalcitrant politicians are bemoaning big government and itching to return to laissez-faire. The public has turned its attention elsewhere.Introduction to (and explanation of) this quote series can be found here. Read this tag to see all of them.
— Alan S. Blinder, After the Music Stopped