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The Resource The big short : inside the doomsday machine, Michael Lewis

The big short : inside the doomsday machine, Michael Lewis

Label
The big short : inside the doomsday machine
Title
The big short
Title remainder
inside the doomsday machine
Statement of responsibility
Michael Lewis
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author examines the causes of the U.S. stock market crash of 2008 and its relation to overpriced real estate, bad mortgages, shareholder demand for excessive profits, and the growth of toxic derivatives
Awards note
Robert F. Kennedy Book Award, 2011
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, Michael
Dewey number
330.973
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC106.83
LC item number
.L5 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Global Financial Crisis (2008-2009)
  • United States
  • Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009
  • Financial crises
  • Crise financière mondiale, 2008-2009
  • Krach, 2008
  • Crises financières
  • États-Unis
  • Crise financière
  • Institutions financières
  • Instruments financiers
  • Politique du crédit
  • Hypothèques
  • Etats-Unis d'Amérique
  • Financial crises
  • Economic history
  • Financial crises
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Economics
  • Economic Recession
  • History, 21st Century
Label
The big short : inside the doomsday machine, Michael Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : Poltergeist -- A secret origin story -- In the land of the blind -- "How can a guy who can't speak English lie?" -- How to harvest a migrant worker -- Accidental capitalists -- Spider-man at the Venetian -- The great treasure hunt -- The long quiet -- A death of interest -- Two men in a boat -- Epilogue : Everything is correlated
Control code
ocn317919864
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 266 pages
Isbn
9780393072235
Lccn
2010004804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o317919864
  • (OCoLC)317919864
Label
The big short : inside the doomsday machine, Michael Lewis
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : Poltergeist -- A secret origin story -- In the land of the blind -- "How can a guy who can't speak English lie?" -- How to harvest a migrant worker -- Accidental capitalists -- Spider-man at the Venetian -- The great treasure hunt -- The long quiet -- A death of interest -- Two men in a boat -- Epilogue : Everything is correlated
Control code
ocn317919864
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 266 pages
Isbn
9780393072235
Lccn
2010004804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o317919864
  • (OCoLC)317919864

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