The Resource Bull by the horns : fighting to save Main Street from Wall Street and Wall Street from itself, Sheila Bair

Bull by the horns : fighting to save Main Street from Wall Street and Wall Street from itself, Sheila Bair

Label
Bull by the horns : fighting to save Main Street from Wall Street and Wall Street from itself
Title
Bull by the horns
Title remainder
fighting to save Main Street from Wall Street and Wall Street from itself
Statement of responsibility
Sheila Bair
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The former FDIC Chairwoman, and one of the first people to acknowledge the full risk of subprime loans, offers a unique perspective on the greatest crisis the U.S. has faced since the Great Depression
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bair, Sheila
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HG2491
LC item number
.B23 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • Banks and banking
  • Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009
  • United States
Label
Bull by the horns : fighting to save Main Street from Wall Street and Wall Street from itself, Sheila Bair
Link
https://archive.org/details/isbn_9781451672480
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The golden age of banking -- Turning the Titanic -- The fight over Basel II -- The skunk at the garden party -- Subprime is "contained" -- Stepping over a dollar to pick up a nickel : helping home owners, round one -- The audacity of that woman -- The Wachovia blindside -- Bailing out the boneheads -- Doubling down on Citi : bailout number two -- Helping home owners, round two -- Obama's election : the more thing change -- Helping home owners, round three -- The $100 billion club -- The care and feeding of Citigroup : bailout number three -- Finally saying no -- Never again -- It's all about the compensation -- The Senate's Orwellian debate -- Dodd-Frank implementation : the final stretch (or so I thought) -- Robo-signing erupts -- The return to Basel -- Too small to save -- Squinting in the public spotlight -- Farewell to the FDIC -- How Main Street can tame Wall Street -- It could have been different
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
viii, 415 p.
Isbn
9781451672480
Lccn
^^2012039342
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)805951345
  • (OCoLC)ocn805951345
Label
Bull by the horns : fighting to save Main Street from Wall Street and Wall Street from itself, Sheila Bair
Link
https://archive.org/details/isbn_9781451672480
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The golden age of banking -- Turning the Titanic -- The fight over Basel II -- The skunk at the garden party -- Subprime is "contained" -- Stepping over a dollar to pick up a nickel : helping home owners, round one -- The audacity of that woman -- The Wachovia blindside -- Bailing out the boneheads -- Doubling down on Citi : bailout number two -- Helping home owners, round two -- Obama's election : the more thing change -- Helping home owners, round three -- The $100 billion club -- The care and feeding of Citigroup : bailout number three -- Finally saying no -- Never again -- It's all about the compensation -- The Senate's Orwellian debate -- Dodd-Frank implementation : the final stretch (or so I thought) -- Robo-signing erupts -- The return to Basel -- Too small to save -- Squinting in the public spotlight -- Farewell to the FDIC -- How Main Street can tame Wall Street -- It could have been different
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
viii, 415 p.
Isbn
9781451672480
Lccn
^^2012039342
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)805951345
  • (OCoLC)ocn805951345

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