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The Resource Casino Capitalism : How the Financial Crisis Came About and What Needs to be Done Now

Casino Capitalism : How the Financial Crisis Came About and What Needs to be Done Now

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Casino Capitalism : How the Financial Crisis Came About and What Needs to be Done Now
Title
Casino Capitalism
Title remainder
How the Financial Crisis Came About and What Needs to be Done Now
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Casino Capitalism Hans-Werner Sinn examines the causes of the banking crisis, points out the flaws in the economic rescue packages, and presents a master plan for the reform of financial markets. Sinn argues that the crisis came about because limited liability induced both Wall Street and Main Street to gamble with real estate properties. He meticulously describes the process of lending to American homeowners and criticizes both the process of securitizing and sellingmortgage claims to the world, as well as the poor job rating agencies did in providing transparency. He argues that the Ameri
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Sinn, Hans-Werner
Dewey number
330.90511
Index
no index present
LC call number
HB3717
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009
  • Banks and banking
  • Social responsibility of business
  • Economics
  • Global Financial Crisis (2008-2009)
  • Banks and banking
  • Economics
  • Global financial crisis, 2008-2009
  • Social responsibility of business
  • Business
  • Banks and banking
  • Economics
  • Social responsibility of business
Label
Casino Capitalism : How the Financial Crisis Came About and What Needs to be Done Now
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Figures; List of Tables; 1. The World in Crisis; 2. Life on Credit; 3. Bank Failures; 4. Why Wall Street Became a Gambling Casino; 5. Main Street also Gambled; 6. Hot Potatoes; 7. Policy Failure; 8. The Extent of the Damage; 9. Rescue Attempts; 10. Will the West Retain its Stability?; 11. Ways to a Better Banking System; Appendix: Chronology of the Financial Crisis; Subject Index; Person and Company Index; Author Index
Control code
756484831
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (401 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191613012
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)756484831
Label
Casino Capitalism : How the Financial Crisis Came About and What Needs to be Done Now
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Figures; List of Tables; 1. The World in Crisis; 2. Life on Credit; 3. Bank Failures; 4. Why Wall Street Became a Gambling Casino; 5. Main Street also Gambled; 6. Hot Potatoes; 7. Policy Failure; 8. The Extent of the Damage; 9. Rescue Attempts; 10. Will the West Retain its Stability?; 11. Ways to a Better Banking System; Appendix: Chronology of the Financial Crisis; Subject Index; Person and Company Index; Author Index
Control code
756484831
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (401 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191613012
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)756484831

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