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Things Fall Apart : From the Crash of 2008 to the Great Slump.

Author: Ramaa Vasudevan
Publisher: New Delhi : SAGE Publications, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The crash of 2008, when financial markets came to a standstill, has had profound effects that are still being felt globally. Five years after those dramatic events, countries such as Greece, Spain, Italy, Portugal, and Cyprus are still reeling from the aftereffects of the financial crash, while the USA and the UK continue to be in the grip of a long slump. The crash exposed criminal swindles and the more rampant  Read more...
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Vasudevan, Ramaa.
Things Fall Apart : From the Crash of 2008 to the Great Slump.
New Delhi : SAGE Publications, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ramaa Vasudevan
ISBN: 9788132116387 8132116380
OCLC Number: 952248634
Description: 1 online resource (245 pages)
Contents: Cover ; Contents; List of Figures ; List of Abbreviations ; Preface ; 1 --
All That Is Solid Melts into Air ; 2 --
The Tip of the Iceberg ; 3 --
The House of Cards ; 4 --
When Wall Street Rules Main Street ; 5 --
Another Gilded Age ; 6 --
Dollar Rules ; 7 --
Aftershocks: The Crisis Goes Global ; 8 --
Beyond the Crisis ; Notes and References ; Some Suggestions for Further Reading ; Index ; About the Author.

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