Final AF

In The New York Times article by Ben Stein entitled " The Long and Short of It at Goldman Sachs " (Dec. 2, 2007), what does Stein suggest is the questionable business practice that Goldman Sachs was involved in? Do you think most informed Americans would find Stein's accusation as credible or would they see the actions of Goldman Sachs in this matter to be normal business practice? Provide examples from any of your reading, your conversations with other Americans or your experience to support your evaluation of the author's assertion.

Ben Stein Takes on Goldman Sachs, Internet Goes For Stein's Sack from The Daily Intelligencer

Defending Goldman Sachs by Dean Baker for The American Prospect

Ben Stein Blasts Goldman: Wall Street Analysts Can't Win by Henry Blodgett of The Huffington Post

Ben Stein vs. Goldman on Herb Greenberg's Market Blog.