Plunder and Blunder: The Rise and Fall of the Bubble Economy (PagePerfect NOOK Book)

Plunder and Blunder: The Rise and Fall of the Bubble Economy (PagePerfect NOOK Book)

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by Dean Baker
     
 

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For the second time this decade, the U.S. economy is 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… See more details below

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For the second time this decade, the U.S. economy is 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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781609944780
Publisher:
Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/20/2009
Series:
0
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
170
File size:
1 MB

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