While those at Bear Stearns  who've lost their positions are flooding Wall Street with resumes daily, federal data for the finance jobs in NYC for the 12 months through February paint a picture of an industry faring not too badly.

But others know better. It's not just former chairmen of the Federal Reserve who are lambasting Alan Greenspan for the interest rate debacle they say he set in motion. Recruiters and economists are brusquely speaking of worse days to come.

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