Anatomy of a Financial Crisis

A Real Estate Bubble, Runaway Credit Markets, and Regulatory Failure

  • Authors
  • Marc┬áJarsulic

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Marc Jarsulic
    Pages 91-123
  3. Marc Jarsulic
    Pages 125-156
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 157-178

About this book


An indepth look at the origins and development of the current financial crisis, from an economist and Washington insider. Jarsulic explains how a wide array of financial institutions, including mortgage banks, commercial banks, and investment banks created a credit bubble that supported nonprime mortgage lending and helped to inflate house prices.


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