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After the music stopped: the financial crisis, the response, and the work ahead by Alan S. Blinder.(New York : Penguin Press, 2013)

Overview “Blinder is a master storyteller . . . one of the best books yet about the financial crisis.” —The Wall Street Journal Alan S. Blinder—esteemed Princeton professor, Wall Street Journal columnist, and former vice chairman of the Federal Reserve Board under Alan Greenspan—is one of our wisest and most clear-eyed economic thinkers. In After …
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Fatal risk: a cautionary tale of AIG’s corporate suicide by Roddy Boyd. (Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2011)

Synopsis The inside story of the company at the center of the financial maelstrom and how it brought down the entire economic system. Written by star investigative reporter Roddy Boyd, Fatal Risk is the first book to tell the complete story of AIG’s pivotal role in the 2008 financial crisis. Relying on insider information available …
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