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Title Bluff : the game central banks play and how it leads to crisis / Anjum Hoda.
Author Hoda, Anjum, author.
Publication London : Oneworld Publication, 2016.
Description 1 online resource (xi, 272 pages)
text file
Call # eBOOK
Note Includes index.
Summary The financial crisis of 2008 was caused by greedy, unscrupulous bankers. Luckily, the Bank of England and the US Federal Reserve were our firefighters. These central banks rescued us from the brink of collapse and resuscitated our economies. Except that isn't the whole story. A simplistic narrative, it glosses over one inconvenient truth #x96; it was the firefighters who started the fire. Experienced asset management adviser Anjum Hoda contends that our central banks have been playing a deceitful game for decades. They've been using interest rates to stimulate the value of assets so that we would.
Contents Preface; Part I: Introduction ; 1. The Need to Question; 2. The Motive for the Bluff ; 3. From Mere Mortal to Supreme Being ; Part II: The Game of Bluff ; 4. The Kung Fu Panda Effect ; 5. A Medicinal Dose of Inflation ; 6. The Jewel in the Crown ; 7. The Watchdog ; 8. Financial Markets: Policy Playground or Casino? ; 9. The Jackson Hole Consensus; Part III: A Game Gone Awry ; 10. The Snag in an Easy Tale ; 11. Intention Versus Incentives; 12. The Inflation Paradox ; 13. Speculation Versus Enterprise ; 14. The Fed's Reflation Prescription in the 1990s ; 15. Reflation Redux ; 16. John's House
17. Post-Crisis Wrestle Part IV: Ramifications; 18. A Dark Shadow ; 19. The Veil of Price Stability ; 20. Trading Versus Investing ; 21. Under the Hood ; 22. The Bubble That Never Burst ; 23. Gold Glitter ; 24. Infantry in the Line of Bluff ; Part V: Towards Stability; 25. True Liberty; 26. The Uncertainty Principle ; 27. Economics and Ideology; 28. Endgame ; Notes; Index
Note Online resource, title from PDF title page (Ebsco, viewed on August 4, 2016).
Subject Global Financial Crisis (2008-2009) (OCoLC)fst01755654
Banks and banking, Central.
Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009.
Banks and banking, Central. (OCoLC)fst00827036
Genre Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
Related To Print version: Hoda, Anjum. Bluff. London, England : Oneworld, 2016 9781780748139 (OCoLC)920453924
ISBN 9781780748146 (electronic bk.)
1780748140 (electronic bk.)

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