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Firefighting: the financial crisis and its lessons by Ben S. Bernanke, Timothy F. Geithner, and Henry M. Paulson, Jr.

Overview: From the three primary architects of the American policy response to the worst economic catastrophe since the Great Depression, a magnificent big-picture synthesis–from why it happened to where we are now. In 2018, Ben Bernanke, Tim Geithner, and Hank Paulson came together to reflect on the lessons of the 2008 financial crisis ten years …
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Crashed: how a decade of financial crises changed the world by Adam Tooze

Overview: “An intelligent explanation of the mechanisms that produced the crisis and the response to it…One of the great strengths of Tooze’s book is to demonstrate the deeply intertwined nature of the European and American financial systems.”–The New York Times Book Review From a prizewinning economic historian, an eye-opening reinterpretation of the 2008 economic crisis …
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