The Resource The courage to act : a memoir of a crisis and its aftermath, Ben S. Bernanke

The courage to act : a memoir of a crisis and its aftermath, Ben S. Bernanke

Label
The courage to act : a memoir of a crisis and its aftermath
Title
The courage to act
Title remainder
a memoir of a crisis and its aftermath
Statement of responsibility
Ben S. Bernanke
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The former chairman of the Federal Reserve documents his rise from a Southern youth to Ivy League professorships prior to the 2007 housing bubble burst, detailing the dramatic efforts to salvage the U.S. economy that made him "Time" magazine's 2009 Person of the Year
Summary
The former chairman of the Federal Reserve documents his rise from a Southern youth to Ivy League professorships prior to the 2007 housing bubble burst, detailing the dramatic efforts to salvage the U.S. economy that made him "Time" magazine's 2009 Person of the Year
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10435645
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Bernanke, Ben
Dewey number
  • 332.1/1092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Bernanke, Ben
  • Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.)
  • Government economists
  • Banks and banking, Central
  • Financial crises
  • Monetary policy
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a memoir of a crisis and its aftermath
Label
The courage to act : a memoir of a crisis and its aftermath, Ben S. Bernanke
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 585-590) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I can still stop this ... -- Prelude. Main Street ; In the groves of academe ; Governor ; In the maestro's orchestra ; The subprime spark ; Rookie season -- The crisis. First tremors, first response ; One step forward ; The end of the beginning ; Bear Stearns : before Asia opens ; Fannie and Freddie : a long, hot summer ; Lehman : the dam breaks ; AIG : "It makes me angry" ; We turn to Congress : "Fifty percent hell no" ; A cold wind ; Transition ; From financial crisis to economic crisis -- Aftermath. Quantitative easing : the end of orthodoxy ; Building a new financial system ; QE2 : false dawn ; Headwinds ; Taper capers -- Looking back, looking forward
Control code
ocn907103921
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 610 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393247213
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907103921
Label
The courage to act : a memoir of a crisis and its aftermath, Ben S. Bernanke
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 585-590) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I can still stop this ... -- Prelude. Main Street ; In the groves of academe ; Governor ; In the maestro's orchestra ; The subprime spark ; Rookie season -- The crisis. First tremors, first response ; One step forward ; The end of the beginning ; Bear Stearns : before Asia opens ; Fannie and Freddie : a long, hot summer ; Lehman : the dam breaks ; AIG : "It makes me angry" ; We turn to Congress : "Fifty percent hell no" ; A cold wind ; Transition ; From financial crisis to economic crisis -- Aftermath. Quantitative easing : the end of orthodoxy ; Building a new financial system ; QE2 : false dawn ; Headwinds ; Taper capers -- Looking back, looking forward
Control code
ocn907103921
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 610 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393247213
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907103921

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