St. Andrews, Scotland, is best known as home to one of the toughest golf courses in the world. The windswept links of the Old Course could appear forgiving compared with the work awaiting Group of 20 finance ministers and central bank governors when they meet in the historic Scottish town on Friday and Saturday. In some ways, these are the hardest days of the fight against the financial crisis. The collapse of investment bank Lehman Brothers was a more critical moment for Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and his counterparts. But at least they had adrenalin on their side. Anyone who has...
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