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A nation of deadbeats : an uncommon history of America's financial disasters

Author: Scott Reynolds Nelson
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A history of financial crashes in the United States offers concise explanations of little-understood principles about consumer debt that were at the core of each recession, recounting lending practices and schemes that triggered large-scale crashes and controversies.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Nelson, Scott Reynolds.
Nation of deadbeats.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012
(DLC) 2012025264
(OCoLC)769424535
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Reynolds Nelson
ISBN: 9780307961051 0307961052
OCLC Number: 809667285
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 330 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Duer's disgrace --
A botanizing excursion --
Monkey jackets, the uncorked Mississippi, and the birth of caterpillar banks --
The second bank, the monkey jacket war, and Tenskwatawa's revenge --
The politics of panic, the economics of rags --
Leviathan --
Of swamps and calculus --
Ceres Americana --
A storm of wheat --
Crosses of gold --
Who put the roar in the Roaring Twenties? --
Conclusions, conclusions --
Here be dragons.
Other Titles: Deadbeats
Nation of dead beats
Dead beats
Responsibility: Scott Reynolds Nelson.

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A history of financial crashes in the United States offers concise explanations of little-understood principles about consumer debt that were at the core of each recession, recounting lending practices and schemes that triggered large-scale crashes and controversies.

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