The Hand on the Lever.

So I’m way way (way) late to this, but the New Yorker has a great piece on Janet Yellen and the financial crisis—a neat little package of reporting, going into the main economic theories behind her and it—that it seems almost criminal not to link to it, once I finally got around to reading it and clearing out all the old magazines that had cluttered our coffee table. The web version doesn’t require a subscription.