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The big short

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The big short : inside the doomsday machine

Lewis, Michael (Michael M.)

New York : W.W. Norton, c2011.

xviii, 291 p. ; 21 cm.

The author examines the causes of the U.S. stock market crash of 2008 and its relation to overpriced real estate, bad mortgages, shareholder demand for excessive profits, and the growth of toxic derivatives.

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ISBN:

0393338827 (pbk.)

ISBN:

9780393338829 (pbk.)

LC Call No:

HC106.83 .L5 2011

Dewey Class No:

330.973 23

Author:

Lewis, Michael (Michael M.)

Title:

The big short : inside the doomsday machine / Michael Lewis.

Publisher:

New York : W.W. Norton, c2011.

Physical:

xviii, 291 p. ; 21 cm.

Notes:

"With a new afterword"--Cover.

Notes:

Includes index.

Summary:

The author examines the causes of the U.S. stock market crash of 2008 and its relation to overpriced real estate, bad mortgages, shareholder demand for excessive profits, and the growth of toxic derivatives.

Subject:

Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009.

Subject:

Financial crises--United States--History--21st century.

Subject:

Financial crises--United States--History.

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