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The Resource Bernanke's test : Ben Bernanke, Alan Greenspan, and the drama of the central banker, Johan Van Overtveldt

Bernanke's test : Ben Bernanke, Alan Greenspan, and the drama of the central banker, Johan Van Overtveldt

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Bernanke's test : Ben Bernanke, Alan Greenspan, and the drama of the central banker
Title
Bernanke's test
Title remainder
Ben Bernanke, Alan Greenspan, and the drama of the central banker
Statement of responsibility
Johan Van Overtveldt
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An examination of the challenges facing Fed chair Ben Bernanke as he addresses the problems affecting the U.S. economy inherited from his predecessor, Alan Greenspan, informed by a historical look at how other central bankers have dealt with similar crises"--Publisher
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Overtveldt, Johan van
Dewey number
332.1/1092273
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
HG2565
LC item number
.O94 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A B2 book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bernanke, Ben
  • Greenspan, Alan
  • Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.)
  • Banks and banking, Central
  • Monetary policy
  • United States
  • Financial crises
Label
Bernanke's test : Ben Bernanke, Alan Greenspan, and the drama of the central banker, Johan Van Overtveldt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-260) and index
Contents
Part one: The stage is set : the history of the Fed and the undertaker's risk-management approach. The accidental creation of a powerhouse -- Volcker's inflation-fighting crusade -- High praise for a controversial chairman -- The education, private life, and ascent of Alan Greenspan -- The principles behind the rules -- Avoiding deflationary paralysis -- Regulatory refusal -- Consumption gets out of hand -- Part two: Ben Bernanke and his intimate knowledge of the Great Depression. Bernanke begins -- The bubble controversy -- A genuine free marketer -- A controversial governor -- The subprime crisis sets in -- A "once-in-a-generation" event -- The odd twins -- Falling like autumn leaves -- Europe collapsing -- Crisis drivers -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn234437398
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
287 p.
Isbn
9781932841374
Lccn
2008045741
Other physical details
ill., charts.
Label
Bernanke's test : Ben Bernanke, Alan Greenspan, and the drama of the central banker, Johan Van Overtveldt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-260) and index
Contents
Part one: The stage is set : the history of the Fed and the undertaker's risk-management approach. The accidental creation of a powerhouse -- Volcker's inflation-fighting crusade -- High praise for a controversial chairman -- The education, private life, and ascent of Alan Greenspan -- The principles behind the rules -- Avoiding deflationary paralysis -- Regulatory refusal -- Consumption gets out of hand -- Part two: Ben Bernanke and his intimate knowledge of the Great Depression. Bernanke begins -- The bubble controversy -- A genuine free marketer -- A controversial governor -- The subprime crisis sets in -- A "once-in-a-generation" event -- The odd twins -- Falling like autumn leaves -- Europe collapsing -- Crisis drivers -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn234437398
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
287 p.
Isbn
9781932841374
Lccn
2008045741
Other physical details
ill., charts.
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