skip to content

Seidman, Lewis William 1921-2009

Overview
Works: 34 works in 56 publications in 3 languages and 1,945 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: HG2152, 332.320973
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Lewis William Seidman
Publications by Lewis William Seidman
Publications by Lewis William Seidman, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Lewis William Seidman
Full faith and credit : the great S & L debacle and other Washington sagas by Lewis William Seidman( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
"My friends, there is good news and bad news," writes L. William Seidman in his illuminating Washington memoir. "The good news is that the full faith and credit of the FDIC and the U.S. government stands behind your money in the bank. But the bad news is that you, my fellow taxpayers, stand behind the U.S. government." In Full Faith and Credit, the outspoken and controversial former FDIC/RTC chairman under Presidents Reagan and Bush offers a witty, Washington-laced journal on how politics shaped the S & L disaster and many other banking and financial issues of recent years. During his tenure as FDIC chairman, he was chosen by Congress to lead the cleanup of the S & L mess. Now he describes who was involved and how the government let it occur - including what he saw, heard, and survived as a highly visible member of the government. In his colorful and contrary style, Seidman takes a sharp, entertaining look at Washington's role in the nation's banking industry, and tells how the Reagan administration's deregulation of S & Ls left a vacuum that sucked in every slick operator and incompetent that could be found; how the bankers made a record number of bad real estate loans that regulators were too late in controlling; and how the S & L catastrophe was nurtured in the fertile ground of "politics as usual," apathy, and plain old criminality. He also discusses the lawsuits that came out of the scandal, focusing on Charles Keating, Michael Milken, and Neil Bush. Seidman's punchy narrative contains "close encounters" with John Sununu, Treasury Secretary Nicholas Brady, Congressmen Henry Gonzales and John Dingell, and many others. He also answers the question "With all that experience, what have you learned?" with valuable observations from twenty years inside the Beltway
Productivity the American advantage : how 50 U.S. companies are regaining the competitive edge by Lewis William Seidman( Book )
9 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 468 libraries worldwide
Presents a straightforward prescription for renewing American competitiveness in the business world, and suggests a ten-step management program to enhance American business
Big government, myth or might? ( Book )
4 editions published in 1977 in Russian and English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Focus on the 90's : economics at home, turmoil abroad ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Competitiveness--the executive's guide to success by Lewis William Seidman( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Star Factor Discover What Your Top Performers Do Differently - and Inspire a New Level of Greatness in All by Lewis William Seidman( file )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
In every company, a select few produce more, sell more, and deliver better results. These stellar performers consistently outshine their peers-and achieve more than most would believe possible. If only these people could be cloned! The Star Factor delivers the next best thing: a unique system for unlocking their wisdom, transforming that knowledge into actionable steps, and helping other employees internalize these new attitudes and behaviors, bringing much-needed change to the whole organization
The future of American financial systems by Lewis William Seidman( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Meet the press ( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
On this edition of Meet the Press: Treasury Secretary Nicholas Brady discusses the state of the US economy and President Bush's economic policies and Sen. Alfonse D'Amato (R-NY) and former FDIC chairman William Seidman discuss legislation to limit credit card interest rates
Meet the press ( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
On this edition of Meet the Press: Comptroller General Charles Bowsher and FDIC Chairman William Seidman discuss the banking industry and Rep. John Dingell (D-MI) discusses proposed banking reforms
Meet the press ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
On this edition of Meet the Press: Comptroller General Charles Bowsher discusses the scale of the savings and loan crisis; Sen. Donald Riegle (D-MI) and FDIC Chairman William Seidman discuss the costs and the causes of the S & L crisis
Meet the press ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
On this edition of Meet the Press: Garrick Utley, Alan Murray of the Wall Street Journal and, Irving Levine discuss the impact of a possible recession on the economy and the nation's banks with Secretary of the Treasury Nicholas Brady and William Seidman Chairman of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
Strategy to action in 10 days : creating high performance organizations by Lewis William Seidman( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Real estate market indicators. by Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation( Book )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
International Conference on Deposit Insurance and Problem-Bank Resolution Policies Wednesday, September 26, 1990 by International Conference on Deposit Insurance and Problem-Bank Resolution Policies( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Towards a meta cost-effectiveness analysis of educational interventions by Henry M Levin( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
White House files by Lewis William Seidman( Archival Material )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Correspondence, minutes of Economic Policy Board, memoranda, and other files, relating to Seidman's work as assistant to the president for economic affairs and executive director of President's Economic Policy Board, including subject index to EPB minutes and memoranda and log to correspondence. Topics include inflation, taxation, energy, trade, Iranian investment in Pan American Airlines, product liability, political affairs, international economic summits, and trips to the Middle East, Eastern Europe, and U.S.S.R
Perspectives on financial restructuring : remarks by Lewis William Seidman( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Manual for cost analysis in educational evaluation by Henry M Levin( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
L'assurance des dépots et l' efficacité bancaire by Lewis William Seidman( Article )
in French and held by 1 library worldwide
Deposit insurance and banking efficiency by Lewis William Seidman( Article )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names
Seidman, Bill.
Seidman, Bill 1921-2009
Seidman, L. William.
Seidman, L. William 1921-2009
Seidman, L. William (Lewis William), 1921-2009
Seidman, Lewis William
Languages
English (42)
Russian (2)
French (1)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.