TITLE

A BRIEF HISTORY OF BIG BAILOUTS

AUTHOR(S)
Hira, Nadira A.
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Fortune International (Europe);10/13/2008, Vol. 158 Issue 6, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a synopsis of corporate bailouts in history from 1894 to 2001. Topics include the 1894 bailout of the U.S. government by J.P. Morgan due to a gold panic, the $1.5 billion the U.S. government loaned to Chrysler in 1980 , and the $12 billion the Swedish government spent in 1992 to save its failing bank system. The 2001 U.S. government bailout of the airline industry is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
34612297

 

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