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Libraries and Student Assistants: Critical Links

William K. Black - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1995 - 176 pages
Students comprise the largest and most culturally diverse segment of the library staff at many academic institutions. Library visitors’initial contact is often with a student ...
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S & L Hell: The People and the Politics Behind the $1 Trillion Savings and ...

Kathleen Day - History - 1993 - 416 pages
The savings and loan debacle is the costliest scandal in the country's history. How could such a catastrophe have occurred? The most remarkable thing about the collapse of the ...
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High Rollers: Inside the Savings and Loan Debacle

Martin E. Lowy - Business & Economics - 1991 - 321 pages
Provides a comprehensive look at the forces which caused the savings and loan failures
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Big Money Crime: Fraud and Politics in the Savings and Loan Crisis

Kitty Calavita, Henry N. Pontell, Robert Tillman - Social Science - 1997 - 281 pages
At a cost of $500 billion to American taxpayers, the savings and loan debacle of the 1980s was the worst financial crisis of the twentieth century as well as a crime ...
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Public Spirit in the Thrift Tragedy

Mark Carl Rom - Political Science - 1996 - 326 pages
Winner of the Harold Lasswell Award of the American Political Science Association The FSFIC failed spectacularly during the 1980s, costing taxpayers an estimated $200 billion ...
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Inside Job: The Looting of America's Savings and Loans

Stephen Pizzo, Mary Fricker, Paul Muolo - Political Science - 2015 - 584 pages
A fast-paced and gripping account of one of history’s most infamous financial disasters For most of the 20th century, savings and loans were an invaluable thread of the ...
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Thinking About Political Corruption

Peter DeLeon - Political Science - 2015 - 192 pages
Peter deLeon argues that while it is often individuals who actually engage in political corruption, it is the US political system that condones or encourages such actions. Once ...
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Other People's Houses: How Decades of Bailouts, Captive Regulators, and ...

Jennifer S. Taub - History - 2014 - 416 pages
In the wake of the financial meltdown in 2008, many claimed that it had been inevitable, that no one saw it coming, and that subprime borrowers were to blame. This accessible ...
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