Unif Title Reforming Wall Street (Online)
Title Reforming Wall Street [electronic resource] / David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors.
Publication Detroit : Greenhaven Press, [2011]
Copyright date ©2011
Description 1 online resource (216 pages) : illustrations.
Call # eBOOK
Series Opposing viewpoints
Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents What caused the financial crisis? Wall Street is to blame for the financial crisis / Charles Hurt and David Seifman ; Wall Street is not to blame for the financial crisis / Mark Gimein ; Government mortgage practices are largely responsible for the financial crisis / Charles W. Calomiris and Peter J. Wallison ; Government mortgage practices are unfairly blamed for the financial crisis / Richard F. Syron ; Deregulation is to blame for the financial crisis / Shah Gilani ; Deregulation is not to blame for the financial crisis / James L. Gattuso ; Many share the blame for the financial crisis / Mortimer B. Zuckerman -- Does Wall Street need financial reform? Wall Street needs reform / Carl C. Icahn ; Government fiscal policy needs reform before instituting Wall Street reform / Mona Charen ; Government should revamp the regulation system / Jesse Eisinger ; Government should oversee the shadow banking system / Stephen Spruiell and Kevin Williamson ; The government should regulate derivatives trading / Michael Greenberger ; Government should not overregulate derivatives trading / David M. Mason ; Government reform will hurt small lenders / Blaine Luetkemeyer ; Big banks have too much political power / Simon Johnson and James Kwak -- Will financial reform legislation be effective? The financial reform bill will make big business more responsible / Barack Obama ; The financial reform bill will lead to more bailouts / William P. Hoar ; The financial reform bill will create crony capitalism / Paul Ryan ; The financial reform bill needs to ensure that no bank is "too big to fail" / Thomas Hoenig ; Legislation already exists concerning "too big to fail" / David Zaring ; The financial reform bill should force high-risk derivatives trading out of banks / Blanche Lincoln ; The financial reform bill should not force high-risk derivatives trading out of banks / Sheila C. Bair ; The financial reform bill is so gutted that it will change nothing / John Berlau ; Even the gutted reform bill will provide meaningful change / Zach Carter.
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Summary Discusses the global financial crisis of 2008-2009, including Wall Street's role in the crisis, if Wall Street requires government regulation or legal reform, and if financial reform legislation would be effective in the future.
System Req Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Financial crises -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009.
Financial institutions -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Bailouts (Government policy)
Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author Haugen, David M., 1969-
Musser, Susan.
Thomson Gale (Firm)
Serials Solutions, distributor.

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