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The Resource Freefall : America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy, Joseph E. Stiglitz

Freefall : America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy, Joseph E. Stiglitz

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Freefall : America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy
Title
Freefall
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America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy
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Joseph E. Stiglitz
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  • America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy
  • Free fall
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Language
eng
Summary
Nobel Laureate Joseph E. Stiglitz explains how America exported bad economics, bad policies and bad behavior to the rest of the world. When World markets began to fail, America put together a haphazard response. Stiglitz outlines his responses to address the inequalities in the global financial and challenges economists for good ideas
Summary
Explains how the United States exported bad economics, bad policies, and bad behavior to the rest of the world, only to provide a substandard response when the markets finally seized up
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334102
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IHY
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Stiglitz, Joseph E
Dewey number
330.973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Financial crises
  • Finance
  • Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009
  • United States
  • United States
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adult
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America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy
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Freefall : America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy, Joseph E. Stiglitz
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [345]-416) and index
Contents
The making of a crisis -- Freefall and its aftermath -- A flawed response -- The mortgage scam -- The great American Robbery -- Avarice triumphs over prudence -- A new capitalist order -- From global recovery to global prosperity -- Reforming economics -- Toward a new society -- Afterword to the paperback edition
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ocn671424627
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Pbk. ed.
Extent
xxx, 443 p.
Isbn
9780393338959
System control number
(OCoLC)671424627
Label
Freefall : America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy, Joseph E. Stiglitz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [345]-416) and index
Contents
The making of a crisis -- Freefall and its aftermath -- A flawed response -- The mortgage scam -- The great American Robbery -- Avarice triumphs over prudence -- A new capitalist order -- From global recovery to global prosperity -- Reforming economics -- Toward a new society -- Afterword to the paperback edition
Control code
ocn671424627
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Pbk. ed.
Extent
xxx, 443 p.
Isbn
9780393338959
System control number
(OCoLC)671424627

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