Plunder and Blunder

Plunder and Blunder

The Rise and Fall of the Bubble Economy

Book - 2009
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For the second time this decade, the U.S. economy id sinking into a recession due to the collapse of a financial bubble. The most recent calamity will lead to a downturn deeper and longer than the stock market crash of 2001.

Dean Baker's Plunder and Blunder chronicles the growth and collapse of the stock and housing bubbles and explains how policy blunders and greed led to the catastrophic --but completely predictable --market meltdowns. An expert guide to recent economic history, Baker offers policy prescriptions to help prevent similar financial disasters.
Publisher: Sausalito, CA : PoliPointPress ; [LaVergne, TN] : Distributed by Ingram Publisher Services, c2009.
ISBN: 9780981576992
0981576990
Branch Call Number: 330.973 BAKER D
Characteristics: ix, 170 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.

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Jul 21, 2009

good basic overview of the past two bubbles in the US, common sense approach to what happened, and yes our leaders (in government and industry) do lie to us

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