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Author Conard, Ed.
Title Unintended consequences : why everything you've been told about the economy is wrong / Edward Conard.
Publication Info. New York : Portfolio / Penguin, 2012.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 3  330.973 C    IN LIBRARY
Description 310 p. : charts ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- What went right -- A brief history of the U.S. economy -- The role of investment -- The role of the trade deficit -- The role of incentives -- What went wrong -- The role of banks, credit rating agencies, and regulators -- The role of short-term debt and government policy -- What comes next -- Preventing another bank run -- Reducing unemployment -- Redistributing income -- Conclusion.
Subject United States -- Economic conditions.
United States -- Economic policy.
Finance -- United States.
Financial crises -- United States -- 21st century.
Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009 -- Causes.
Added Title Why everything you've been told about the economy is wrong
ISBN 9781591845508 (hbk.)
1591845505 (hbk.)