In Fed We Trust :Ben Bernanke's war on the great panic / by David Wessel.
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- ISBN: 9780307459688
- ISBN: 0307459683
- Physical Description: xii, 323 pages ; 24 cm
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: New York : Crown Business, 
- Copyright: ©2009
"How the federal reserve became the fourth branch of government"--Dust jkt.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages -302; -308) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Let ol' Lehman go : the pivotal weekend of September 12-14, 2008 -- "Periodical financial debauches" : the long-forgotten history of the Fed -- Age of delusion : what Greenspan wrought -- There are Jews in Boston, too : who is Ben Bernanke? -- Pas de deux : the great panic begins in August 2007 -- The four Musketeers : Bernanke's brain trust ; Bernanke, Kohn, Warsh, and Geithner -- Re: Re: ... Blue sky : the Fed's first response to the great panic -- Running from behind : how the Fed got behind the curve, and how it caught up -- "Unusual and exigent" : Bear Stearns, the first rescue -- Fannie, Freddie, and "Feddie" : taking over Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae, and pondering next steps -- Breaking the glass : the fallout from Lehman and AIG and going to Congress--finally -- "Socialism with American characteristics" : forcing taxpayer capital on the banks -- World of ZIRP : the Fed gets rates to zero -- Did Bernanke kep his promise to Milton Friedman? the early verdict.
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