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The Resource The looting of America : how Wall Street's game of fantasy finance destroyed our jobs, pensions, and prosperity, and what we can do about it, Les Leopold

The looting of America : how Wall Street's game of fantasy finance destroyed our jobs, pensions, and prosperity, and what we can do about it, Les Leopold

Label
The looting of America : how Wall Street's game of fantasy finance destroyed our jobs, pensions, and prosperity, and what we can do about it
Title
The looting of America
Title remainder
how Wall Street's game of fantasy finance destroyed our jobs, pensions, and prosperity, and what we can do about it
Statement of responsibility
Les Leopold
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Leopold, Les
Dewey number
  • 330.973
  • 332
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HG181
LC item number
.L42 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Finance
  • Financial crises
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The looting of America : how Wall Street's game of fantasy finance destroyed our jobs, pensions, and prosperity, and what we can do about it, Les Leopold
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-211) and index
Contents
The hooking of Whitefish Bay -- The iron law of fantasy finance -- Is there a dime's bit of difference between Wall Street's "innovation" and gambling? -- Learning and unlearning the lessons of the Great Depression -- The oracle blesses derivatives, the newest game in the casino -- Getting the story backwards -- Financial weapons of mass destruction -- Fantasy finance meets reality: the great crash of 2008 -- The end of fantasy finance? -- Proposals Wall Street won't like -- Proposals Wall Street really won't like
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 219 p.
Isbn
9781603582056
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009014181
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn317918990
  • (OCoLC)317918990
  • 1290224
  • 1331828
Label
The looting of America : how Wall Street's game of fantasy finance destroyed our jobs, pensions, and prosperity, and what we can do about it, Les Leopold
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-211) and index
Contents
The hooking of Whitefish Bay -- The iron law of fantasy finance -- Is there a dime's bit of difference between Wall Street's "innovation" and gambling? -- Learning and unlearning the lessons of the Great Depression -- The oracle blesses derivatives, the newest game in the casino -- Getting the story backwards -- Financial weapons of mass destruction -- Fantasy finance meets reality: the great crash of 2008 -- The end of fantasy finance? -- Proposals Wall Street won't like -- Proposals Wall Street really won't like
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 219 p.
Isbn
9781603582056
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009014181
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn317918990
  • (OCoLC)317918990
  • 1290224
  • 1331828

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