The Resource Alchemists of loss : how modern finance and government intervention crashed the financial system, Kevin Dowd and Martin Hutchinson

Alchemists of loss : how modern finance and government intervention crashed the financial system, Kevin Dowd and Martin Hutchinson

Label
Alchemists of loss : how modern finance and government intervention crashed the financial system
Title
Alchemists of loss
Title remainder
how modern finance and government intervention crashed the financial system
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Dowd and Martin Hutchinson
Title variation
How modern finance and government intervention crashed the financial system
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An engaging look at how modern finance almost destroyed our global economy. Over the last thirty years, capital markets have been restructured through the tenets of modern finance. This has been enormously profitable for the financial services sector. However, these innovations, coupled with unsound risk and regulatory practices have proved disastrous for the global economy. In a clear and accessible style, ex-investment banker and financial journalist Martin Hutchinson, and highly respected academic, Kevin Dowd show how modern finance combined with easy money threatened to bring down the world
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
332.042
Index
index present
LC call number
HB3717 2008
LC item number
.D693 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Alchemists of loss : how modern finance and government intervention crashed the financial system, Kevin Dowd and Martin Hutchinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Past successes and disasters -- pt. 2. The modern financial theory engine -- pt. 3. Interactions with the real world -- pt. 4. Policy accommodates modern finance -- pt. 5. Götterdämmerung -- pt. 6. Charting a new way forward
Control code
ocn760884526
Extent
1 online resource (x, 422 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781119206019
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613239501
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ea46746e-102c-42a6-97c8-0754f93a5752
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.b35643833
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)760884526
  • pebcs047068996X

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