Bailout nation: how easy money corrupted Wall Street and shook the world economy

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McGraw-Hill Professional,
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2009.
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English
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A Wall Street insider?s look at how the Fed shifted risk to taxpayers, rewarded reckless risk, and damaged the economy.

Years of trying to control the economy with easy money has finally caught up with the federal government, and now its practice of repeatedly rescuing Wall Street is under acute scrutiny. In Bailout Nation, financial heavyweight and industry pundit Barry Ritholtz connects the dots to reveal how corporations were allowed to act irresponsibly, and why the consumer is left suffering in an economy of bubbles, inflation, and a devalued dollar..

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subject_facet Banks and banking -- Corrupt practices -- New York (State) -- New York, Financial crises -- History -- 21st century, Stock exchanges -- Corrupt practices -- New York (State) -- New York
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