Blame the politicians for the state of the world's financial problems. Blame Greenspan etc. too for the muddle Blame the bankers. As always the poor will suffer it, not the above. Fair world ? Not bloody likely. Has everyone conveniently forgotten sub prime mortgages that started the rot ? bring back flogging and hanging - that would make them behave. Alchohol Prohibition enriched the Mafia and now drugs Prohibition enriches organised crime.