TITLE

Crisis watch

AUTHOR(S)
Ford, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Prospect;Jul2010, Issue 172, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the author's insights on the importance of the collaboration between governments and major financial institutions in addressing financial crises and recessions. He tackles how bailouts in financial institutions such as in the U.S. alleviated the global recession and worsened job losses. He also emphasizes the importance of financial sectors in the recovery of the world economy.
ACCESSION #
59918938

 

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