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The Resource The courage to act : a memoir of a crisis and its aftermath, Ben S. Bernanke

The courage to act : a memoir of a crisis and its aftermath, Ben S. Bernanke

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The courage to act : a memoir of a crisis and its aftermath
Title
The courage to act
Title remainder
a memoir of a crisis and its aftermath
Statement of responsibility
Ben S. Bernanke
Creator
Author
Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
The former chairman of the Federal Reserve documents his rise from a Southern youth to Ivy League professorships prior to the 2007 housing bubble burst, detailing the dramatic efforts to salvage the U.S. economy that made him "Time" magazine's 2009 Person of the Year
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
OClCo
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The courage to act : a memoir of a crisis and its aftermath, Ben S. Bernanke
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 589-590) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: I can still stop this... -- Part I. Prelude -- Chapter 1. Main Street -- Chapter 2. In the groves of academe -- Chapter 3. Governor -- Chapter 4. In the maestro's orchestra -- Chapter 5. The subprime spark -- Chapter 6. Rookie season -- Part II. The crisis -- Chapter 7. First tremors, first response -- Chapter 8. One step forward -- Chapter 9. The end of the beginning -- Chapter 10. Bear Stearns: before Asia opens -- Chapter 11. Fannie and Freddie: a long, hot summer -- Chapter 12. Lehman: the dam breaks -- Chapter 13. AIG "It makes me angry" -- Chapter 14. We turn to Congress -- Chapter 15. "Fifty percent Hell no" -- Chapter 16. A cold wind -- Chapter 17. Transition -- Chapter 18. From financial crisis to economic crisis -- Part III. Aftermath -- Chapter 19. Quanitative easing: the end of orthodoxy -- Chapter 20. Building a new financial system -- Chapter 21. QE2: false dawn -- Chapter 22. Headwinds -- Chapter 23. Taper capers -- Epilogue: Looking back, looking forward
Control code
sky2ocm75010481
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 610 pages, 32 unnumbered unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393247213
Lccn
bl2015033854
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Label
The courage to act : a memoir of a crisis and its aftermath, Ben S. Bernanke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 589-590) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: I can still stop this... -- Part I. Prelude -- Chapter 1. Main Street -- Chapter 2. In the groves of academe -- Chapter 3. Governor -- Chapter 4. In the maestro's orchestra -- Chapter 5. The subprime spark -- Chapter 6. Rookie season -- Part II. The crisis -- Chapter 7. First tremors, first response -- Chapter 8. One step forward -- Chapter 9. The end of the beginning -- Chapter 10. Bear Stearns: before Asia opens -- Chapter 11. Fannie and Freddie: a long, hot summer -- Chapter 12. Lehman: the dam breaks -- Chapter 13. AIG "It makes me angry" -- Chapter 14. We turn to Congress -- Chapter 15. "Fifty percent Hell no" -- Chapter 16. A cold wind -- Chapter 17. Transition -- Chapter 18. From financial crisis to economic crisis -- Part III. Aftermath -- Chapter 19. Quanitative easing: the end of orthodoxy -- Chapter 20. Building a new financial system -- Chapter 21. QE2: false dawn -- Chapter 22. Headwinds -- Chapter 23. Taper capers -- Epilogue: Looking back, looking forward
Control code
sky2ocm75010481
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 610 pages, 32 unnumbered unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393247213
Lccn
bl2015033854
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits

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