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The financial crisis inquiry report : final report of the National Commission on the Causes of the Financial and Economic Crisis in the United States

Author: United States. Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission.
Publisher: [Illinois] : BN Publishing, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : English : Bound copy of the official government edView all editions and formats
Summary:
"The definitive report on what caused America's economic meltdown--and who was responsible. The financial and economic crisis has touched the lives of millions of Americans who have lost their jobs and their homes, but many have little understanding of how it happened. Now, in this very accessible report, readers can get the facts."--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Internet resources
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
United States. Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission.
Financial crisis inquiry report.
1 online resource (xxviii, 633 p.)
(OCoLC)698453302
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: United States. Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission.
ISBN: 9781607963486 1607963485
OCLC Number: 755733837
Notes: "January 2011."
Description: xxviii, 633 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Contents: Commissioners --
Commissioner votes --
Commission staff list --
Preface --
Conclusions Of The Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission --
Part 1: Crisis On The Horizon --
1: Before our very eyes --
Part 2: Setting The Stage --
2: Shadow banking --
3: Securitization and derivatives --
4: Deregulation redux --
5: Subprime lending --
Part 3: Boom And Bust --
6: Credit expansion --
7: Mortgage machine --
8: CDO machine --
9: All in --
10: Madness --
11: Bust --
Part 4: Unraveling --
12: Early 2007: Spreading subprime worries --
13: Summer 2007: Disruptions in funding --
14: Late 2007 to early 2008: Billions in subprime losses --
15: March 2008: Fall of Bear Stearns --
16: March to August 2008: Systemic risk concerns --
17: September 2008: Takeover of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac --
18: September 2008: Bankruptcy of Lehman --
19: September 2008: Bailout of AIG --
20: Crisis and panic --
Part 5: Aftershocks --
21: Economic fallout --
22: Foreclosure crisis --
Dissenting Views --
By Keith Hennessey, Douglas Holtz-Eakin, and Bill Thomas --
By Peter J. Wallison --
Appendix A: Glossary --
Appendix B: List of hearings and witnesses --
Notes --
Index available online at www.publicaffairsbooks.com/fcicindex.pdf.
Other Titles: Final report of the National Commission on the Causes of the Financial and Economic Crisis in the United States
Responsibility: submitted by the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission pursuant to Public Law 111-21.

Abstract:

"The definitive report on what caused America's economic meltdown--and who was responsible. The financial and economic crisis has touched the lives of millions of Americans who have lost their jobs and their homes, but many have little understanding of how it happened. Now, in this very accessible report, readers can get the facts."--Page 4 of cover.

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