Bailout: An Insider's Account of Bank Failures and Rescues

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Basic Books, 1986 - Business & Economics - 299 pages
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Should be required reading together with Sheila Bair's latest Read full review

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User Review  - Henry - Goodreads

Starts dry, but ends like a James Bond thriller. First hand accounts of four seminal bailouts of the seventies and eighties gives you a sense of how crazy the current bailout is going to be. Read full review

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Contents

Bailout
3
The Legal Framework
12
Unity Bank
35
Copyright

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About the author (1986)

Sprague retired in 1986 after 11 years as Chairman or Director of the FDIC. He had been appointed to the FDIC by two presidents.

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