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Author Connaughton, Jeff, 1959-
Title The payoff : why Wall Street always wins / Jeff Connaughton.
Publication Info. Westport, CT : Prospecta Press, [2012], ©2012.
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 Stack 3  330.973 C    IN LIBRARY
Edition First edition.
Description viii, 277 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents The accidental senator -- Hunting for financial fraud -- "Please stay involved in politics" -- Where are the cases? -- Lehman and WaMu -- What had gone wrong? -- Wall Street vetoes the president -- Inside the influence industry -- Capital of hypocrisy -- The blob -- The rise of the machines -- The flash crash -- Waterloo -- Battling the megabanks -- Still too big to fail.
Subject Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009.
Financial crises -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Securities fraud -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Political corruption -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Lobbying -- United States.
Kaufman, Edward E., 1939-
Stock exchanges -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Financial institutions -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Investment banking -- United States.
Added Title Why Wall Street always wins
ISBN 9781935212966
1935212966
9781935212973 (e-book)
1935212974 (e-book)