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Six charts that show how much the world has changed since the 2007-08 financial crisis

Alex Mandilaras, University of Surrey

Ten years ago, fretting depositors formed lengthy queues in front of Northern Rock bank branches across the UK after news broke that it needed support from the Bank of England. 1,003 more words

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Central Banks as Engines of Income Inequality and Financial Crisis

This September 2017 marks the nineth year since the last major financial crisis erupted in 2008. In that crisis investment banks Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers collapsed. 189 more words

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U.S. Treasury Will Run Out Of Cash in Mid-October, CBO Warns*

U.S. Treasury Will Run Out Of Cash in Mid-October, CBO Warns*

By Tyler Durden

With Trump tax reform far on the backburner, as the administration is focused on at least getting Obamacare repeal past the Senate, the CBO reminded that in just 4 months a more material threat is facing the U.S.: … 765 more words

Society

Royal Mint Bullion Achieves Shari’ah Standard on Gold Compliance*

Royal Mint Bullion Achieves Shari’ah Standard on Gold Compliance*

The Royal Mint has become the first mint worldwide to achieve compliance with the Shari’ah Standard on Gold for retail sales of its gold and silver bullion coins and bars, enabling it to serve an even wider audience of investors via trading site… 454 more words

Humanities

Understanding the Current Economic Crisis

The ABC’s of the Economic Crisis: What Working People Need to Know
Fred Magdoff and Michael Yates

Monthly Review Press (2009)

Book Review

In the… 501 more words

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on credit rating agencies during the crisis

Fair or not? How credit rating agencies calculated their ratings during the Eurozone crisis

Credit rating agencies received a great deal of criticism during the Eurozone crisis, but what actually explains the changes that occur in a country’s credit rating? 80 more words

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