Bubbles, Bankers & Bailouts
The Global Financial Crisis and How You Can Survive IteBook - 2009
It arrived like an unpredicted midnight storm-one day political leaders were praising Canada's strong economy, and the next day they declared the country-indeed the entire world-had slipped into a deep recession. How could such financial devastation occur so widely and rapidly? Who were these entities named Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, and why should their actions affect us in Canada? What caused a massive insurance company to declare losses of hundreds of billions of dollars? Where will it end-at your workplace, your doorstep, or your savings account and RRSP?Bubbles, Bankers & Bailouts address.
Publisher: Vancouver [B.C.] : Douglas & McIntyre, ©2009 (Saint-Lazare, Quebec : Gibson Library Connections, 2010)
Characteristics: 1 online resource (135 pages)
Alternative Title: Bubbles, bankers and bailouts