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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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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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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

Stephen Pizzo - Business & Economics - 2014 - 592 pages
It was a $500 billion scam--far exceeding the cost of rebuilding all of Western Europe after the Second World War plus ten years of air, land, and sea warfare during the ...
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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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