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xxx. Fragile By Design: The Political Origins of Banking Crises and Scarce Credit (Source: WSJ 4/9/13 - see Calomiris & Haber also paper and presentation) xxx. The Great Betrayal: How Washington Bailed Out Wall Street but Left Main Street Underwater xxx. Stocks for the Long Run (5th edition with initial chapters about what caused the crisis) xxx. In Bed with Wall Street: The Conspiracy Crippling Our Global Economy 312. FIVE YEARS LATER: On the Brink -- THE NEW PROLOGUE: A Look Back Five Years Later on What Happened, Why it Did, and Could it Happen Again? 311. Infiltrated: How to Stop the Insiders and Activists Who Are Exploiting the Financial Crisis to Control Our Lives and Our Fortunes 310. Against the Consensus: Reflections on the Great Recession (FT) 309. Never Let a Serious Crisis Go to Waste 308. Political Bubbles: Financial Crises and the Failure of American Democracy 307. The Alchemists: Three Central Bankers and a World on Fire (adapted excerpt) 306. The Great Deformation: The Corruption of Capitalism in America 305. The Routledge Handbook of Major Events in Economic History 304. The Federal Reserve and the Financial Crisis (CFA Review) 303. The Bankers' New Clothes: What's Wrong with Banking and What to Do about It (excerpt 1, 2, 3) Jennifer Taub (Survey) Jeremy Siegel Larry Doyle (Survey) Henry Paulson Jay W. Richards (Survey) Justin Yifu Lin Philip Mirowski McCarty, Poole, & Rosenthal Neil Irwin David Stockman Parker & Whaples Ben Bernanke Anat Admati & Martin Hellwig

302. Bad History, Worse Policy: How a False Narrative About the Financial Crisis Led to the Dodd-Frank Act Peter Wallison 301. After the Music Stopped: The Financial Crisis, the Response, and the Work Ahead (CFA Review) Alan Blinder 300. The AIG Story 299. (Russell Sage conference and videos, Shefrin and Litan surveys) 298. Misunderstanding Financial Crises: Why We Don't See Them Coming (CFA Review) 297. Boom and Bust Banking: The Causes and Cures of the Great Recession 296. Who Really Drove the Economy into the Ditch? 295. Bull by the Horns: Fighting to Save Main Street from Wall Street and Wall Street from Itself (excerpt) 294. Free Market Revolution 293. Hedge Funds and Systemic Risk 292. The Financial Crisis and the Free Market Cure 291. The Fateful History of Fannie Mae: New Deal Birth to Mortgage Crisis Fall 290. The Endless Crisis (Introduction via MonthlyReview) 289. The Crisis of Crowding: Quant Copycats, Ugly Models, and the New Crash Normal 288. Bailout: An Inside Account of How Washington Abandoned Main Street While Rescuing Wall Street 287. Why Some Firms Thrive While Others Fail: Governance and Management Lessons from the Crisis 286. The Lost Bank: The Story of Washington Mutual-The Biggest Bank Failure in American History 285. Unintended Consequences: Why Everything You've Been Told About the Economy Is Wrong (excerpt) 284. A Capitalism for the People: Recapturing the Lost Genius of American Prosperity 283. Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac: Turning the American Dream into a Nightmare 282. The Economic Crisis: Notes from the Underground 281. Predator Nation: Corporate Criminals, Political Corruption, and the Hijacking of America 280. The Real Crash: America's Coming Bankruptcy---How to Save Yourself and Your Country 279. Masters of Nothing: How the Crash Will Happen Again Unless We Understand Human Nature (UK 9/9/11) 278. End This Depression Now! 277. The Occupy Handbook 276. The Great Recession: Market Failure or Policy Failure? Hank Greenberg & Lawrence Cunningham (Editors Blinder, Lo, and Solow) Gary Gorton David Beckworth Joe Fried Sheila Bair Yaron Brook & Don Watkins Rand (Dixon, Clancy, Kumar) John Allison James R. Hagerty John Bellamy Foster, Robert W. McChesney Ludwig Chincarini (Survey) Neil Barofsky Thomas H. Stanton Kirsten Grind Edward Conard Luigi Zingales Oonagh McDonald Thomas Palley Charles Ferguson Peter Schiff Matthew Hancock & Nadhim Zahawi Paul Krugman Janet Byrne (Editor) Robert L. Hetzel


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275. Saving Europe: How National Politics Nearly Destroyed the Euro 274. The New Depression: The Breakdown of the Paper Money Economy 273. White House Burning: The Founding Fathers, Our National Debt, and Why It Matters to You 272. Economics After the Crisis: Objectives and Means 271. Finance and the Good Society 270. Stewardship: Lessons Learned from the Lost Culture of Wall Street 269. From Financial Crisis to Stagnation: The Destruction of Shared Prosperity and the Role of Economics 268. Planet Ponzi 267. In the Wake of the Crisis: Leading Economists Reassess Economic Policy (CFA Review) 266. Fixing the Housing Market: Financial Innovations for the Future 265. Guardians of Finance: Making Regulators Work for Us 264. Learning From the Global Financial Crisis: Creatively, Reliably, and Sustainably 263. Greedy Bastards 262. Financing Failure: A Century of Bailouts Carlo Bastasin Richard Duncan Johnson & Kwak (Survey) Adair Turner Robert Shiller John G. Taft Thomas Palley Mitchell Feierstein Blanchard, Romer, Spence, Stiglitz Allen, Barth, & Yago Levine (Survey) , Barth, & Caprio Paul Shrivastava & Matt Statler Dylan Ratigan Vern McKinley William A. Barnett Matthew Lynn (Survey) Johan Lybeck (Survey) Steven Kates Yalman Onaran (Survey) Mike Mayo James Rickards Frey & Gradman (Editor) (Survey) Steve Keen (Survey) Emanuel Derman Yanis Varoufakis Aaron Brown (Survey) Michael Lewis Kindleberger & Aliber Ron Suskind Chinn and Frieden David Harvey Jared Dillian Robert Stowe England Friedman & Kraus Satyajit Das Peter Ferrara Clive Boddy (Survey) Jeff Madrick Morgenson & Rosner Dobos, Barry, Pogge Tanous (Survey) & Cox Frank Martin Botsiou (Editor) Hawley, Kamath, and Williams William Cohan Roddy Boyd (Survey) Brendan Moynihan Acharya (Survey) and others John Talbott (Survey) Kroszner & Shiller Robert Hardaway (Survey)

261. Getting it Wrong: How Faulty Monetary Statistics Undermine the Fed, the Financial System, and the 12/16/2011 Economy 12/8/20011 260. The Long Depression: The Slump of 2008 to 2031 12/5/2011 259. A Global History of the Financial Crash of 2007-10

11/30/2011 258. The Global Financial Crisis: What Have We Learnt? 11/22/2011 257. Zombie Banks: How Broken Banks and Debtor Nations Are Crippling the Global Economy 11/15/2011 256. Exile on Wall Street: One Analyst's Fight to Save the Big Banks from Themselves 11/10/2011 255. Currency Wars: The Making of the Next Global Crisis 10/31/2011 254. Way Too Big to Fail (How Government and Private Industry Can Build a Fail-Safe Mortgage System) 10/25/2011 10/25/2011 253. Debunking Economics - Revised and Expanded Edition: The Naked Emperor Dethroned? (sample chapter) 252. Models.Behaving.Badly: Why Confusing Illusion with Reality Can Lead to Disaster, on Wall Street and in Life

10/11/2011 251. The Global Minotaur: The true causes and nature of the current economic crisis 10/11/2011 250. Red-Blooded Risk: The Secret History of Wall Street 10/3/2011 9/27/2011 9/20/2011 9/19/2011 9/14/2011 9/13/2011 9/12/2011 9/8/2011 8/17/2011 6/14/2011 6/7/2011 5/31/2011 5/24/2011 5/10/2011 5/3/2011 5/3/2011 4/28/2011 4/15/2011 4/12/2011 4/5/2011 4/5/2011 3/21/2011 3/9/2011 3/1/2011 2/28/2011 249. Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World 248. Manias, Panics and Crashes: A History of Financial Crises 6th Edition 247. Confidence Men: Wall Street, Washington, and the Education of a President 246. Lost Decades: The Making of America's Debt Crisis and the Long Recovery 245. The Enigma of Capital: and the Crises of Capitalism 244. Street Freak: Money and Madness at Lehman Brothers 243. Black Box Casino: How Wall Street's Risky Shadow Banking Crashed Global Finance 242. Engineering the Financial Crisis: Systemic Risk and the Failure of Regulation 241. Extreme Money: Masters of the Universe and the Cult of Risk 240. America's Ticking Bankruptcy Bomb 239. Corporate Psychopaths: Organizational Destroyers 238. Age of Greed: The Triumph of Finance and the Decline of America, 1970 to the Present 237. Reckless Endangerment (NYT excerpt) 236. Global Financial Crisis: The Ethical Issues 235. Debt, Deficits, and the Demise of the American Economy 234. A Decade of Delusions: From Speculative Contagion to the Great Recession 233. The Konstantinos Karamanlis Institute for Democracy Yearbook 2011: The Global Economic Crisis and the Case of Greece 232. Corporate Governance Failures: The Role of Institutional Investors in the Global Financial Crisis (CFA Review) 231. Money and Power: How Goldman Sachs Came to Rule the World 230. Fatal Risk: A Cautionary Tale of AIG's Corporate Suicide 229. Financial Origami 228. Guaranteed to Fail: Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and the Debacle of Mortgage Finance (FAJ Review) 227. How I Predicted the Global Economic Crisis 226. Reforming U.S. Financial Markets: Reflections Before and Beyond Dodd-Frank 225. The Great American Housing Bubble: The Road to Collapse



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225. The Great American Housing Bubble: The Road to Collapse 224. Preludes to the Icelandic Financial Crisis

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Robert Hardaway (Survey) Robert Aliber Greta Krippner Robert Kolb Engel & McCoy Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission Franklin Allen (Editor) Paul Sperry (Survey)

223. Capitalizing on Crisis: The Political Origins of the Rise of Finance 222. The Financial Crisis of Our Time 221. The Subprime Virus: Reckless Credit, Regulatory Failure, and Next Steps 220. Final Report on the Causes of the Financial and Economic Crisis in the US (or online here) Commentary 219. Liquidity and Crises 218. The Great American Bank Robbery: The Unauthorized Report About What Really Caused the Great Recession

217. Exorbitant Privilege: The Rise and Fall of the Dollar and the Future of the International Monetary System Barry Eichengreen 216. The Financial Crisis: Origins and Implications 215. Maynard's Revenge: The Collapse of Free Market Macroeconomics Arestis (Editor) Lance Taylor George Magnus Anya Schiffrin Matthew Lynn (Survey) Jeffrey Friedman (Editor) David Skeel Gordon Brown David Einhorn Christopher Whalen Stanley J. Dziedzic Jr. McLean and Nocera David Lynch Viral Acharya (Survey) Perry Mehrling Darrell Duffie Matt Taibbi Greg Farrell Michael Hudson Amar Bhid Fabozzi (CFA) Hans-Werner Sinn Howard Davies Phil Trupp Robert Reich Michael Hirsh (Survey) David Harvey Robert Scheer Maria Bartiromo Peter Chapman Danny Schechter Janet Tavakoli

12/28/2010 214. Uprising: Will Emerging Markets Shape or Shake the World Economy 12/28/2010 213. Bad News: How America's Business Press Missed the Story of the Century 12/21/2010 212. Bust: Greece, the Euro and the Sovereign Debt Crisis 12/17/2010 211. What Caused the Financial Crisis 12/7/2010 12/7/2010 12/7/2010 12/7/2010 210. The New Financial Deal: Understanding the Dodd-Frank Act and Its (Unintended) Consequences 209. Beyond the Crash: Overcoming the First Crisis of Globalization 208. Fooling Some of the People All of the Time: A Long Short (and Now Complete) Story 207. Inflated: How Money and Debt Built the American Dream

11/30/2010 206. Lehman Brothers' Dance with Delusion: Wrestling Wall Street 11/16/2010 205. All the Devils Are Here : The Hidden History of the Financial Crisis 11/9/2010 11/9/2010 11/8/2010 11/7/2010 11/2/2010 11/2/2010 204. When the Luck of the Irish Ran Out: The World's Most Resilient Country and Its Struggle to Rise Again 203. Regulating Wall Street: The Dodd-Frank Act and the New Architecture of Global Finance 202. The New Lombard Street: How the Fed Became the Dealer of Last Resort 201. How Big Banks Fail and What to Do about It 200. Griftopia : Bubble Machines, Vampire Squids, and the Long Con That Is Breaking America 199. Crash of the Titans (The Fall of Merrill Lynch, and the Near-Collapse of Bank of America)

10/26/2010 198. The Monster (How Lenders and Wall Street Bankers Fleeced America) 10/7/2010 10/1/2010 10/1/2010 9/28/2010 9/28/2010 9/21/2010 9/14/2010 9/9/2010 9/7/2010 9/7/2010 9/2/2010 9/1/2010 8/30/2010 8/23/2010 8/15/2010 8/11/2010 8/5/2010 7/22/2010 7/19/2010 7/14/2010 7/13/2010 7/6/2010 197. A Call for Judgment: Sensible Finance for a Dynamic Economy 196. Investment Management after the Global Financial Crisis 195. Casino Capitalism: How the Financial Crisis Came About and What Needs to be Done Now 194. The Financial Crisis: Who is to Blame? 193. Ruthless: How Enraged Investors Reclaimed Their Investments and Beat Wall Street 192. Aftershock: The Next Economy and America's Future 191. Capital Offense (How Washington Turned America's Future Over to Wall St.) 190. The Enigma of Capital: and the Crises of Capitalism 189. The Great American Stickup: How Reagan Republicans and Clinton Democrats Enriched Wall Street While Mugging Main Street 188. The Weekend That Changed Wall Street: An Eyewitness Account (FAJ Review) 187. The Last of the Imperious Rich: Lehman Brothers, 1844-2008 186. The Crime Of Our Time: Why Wall Street Is Not Too Big To Jail 185. Dear Mr. Buffett: What An Investor Learns 1,269 Miles From Wall Street

184. Seeds of Destruction: Why the Path to Economic Ruin Runs Through Washington, and How to Reclaim Hubbard & Navarro American Prosperity 183. Booms and Busts: An Encyclopedia of Economic History from Tulipmania of the 1630's to the Global Financial Crisis of the 21st Century 182. After the Crash: The Future of Finance 181. The Story Behind the Mortgage and Housing Meltdown: The Legacy of Greed 180. Risk and Liquidity 179. Anatomy of a Meltdown: A Dual Financial Biography of the Subprime Mortgage Crisis 178. Markets on Trial: The Economic Sociology of the U.S. Financial Crisis 177. Alchemists of Loss: How modern finance and government intervention crashed the financial system 176. The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Great Recession James Ciment Editors Fuchita, Herring, Litan (Survey) Kenneth Clark Hyun Song Shin Michael Malloy Michael Lounsbury Dowd (Survey) & Hutchinson Tom Gorman



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176. The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Great Recession

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Tom Gorman Randall Lane Anatole Kaletsky Jerry Rosenberg Anonymous Roger Backhouse Suzanne McGee Thomas Huertas Thomsen and others Sebastian Mallaby Robert Kolb Gary Rivlin Shane Ross William M. Isaac Alan Greenberg French and others Chossudovsky and Marshall Raghuram Rajan Jack Rasmus Roubini and Mihm Dewatripont & others Michael Lewitt William Engdahl Joseph Stiglitz John Authers

175. The Zeroes: My Misadventures in the Decade Wall Street Went Insane 174. Capitalism 4.0: The Birth of a New Economy in the Aftermath of Crisis 173. The Concise Encyclopedia of The Great Recession 2007-2010 172. Diary of a Very Bad Year: Confessions of an Anonymous Hedge Fund Manager 171. The Puzzle of Modern Economics: Science or Ideology? 170. Chasing Goldman Sachs: How the Masters of the Universe Melted Wall Street Down 169. Crisis: Cause, Containment and Cure 168. Understanding the financial crisis: Investment, Risk and Governance 167. More Money Than God: Hedge Funds and the Making of a New Elite 166. Lessons from the Financial Crisis: Causes, Consequences, and Our Economic Future 165. Broke USA: How the Working Poor Became Big Business 164. The Bankers: How the Banks Brought Ireland to Its Knees 163. Senseless Panic: How Washington Failed America 162. The Rise and Fall of Bear Stearns 161. The Squam Lake Report: Fixing the Financial System (FAJ Review) 160. The Global Economic Crisis: The Great Depression of the XXI Century 159. Fault Lines: How Hidden Fractures Still Threaten the World Economy 158. Epic Recession: Prelude to Global Depression 157. Crisis Economics: A Crash Course in the Future of Finance 156. Balancing the Banks: Global Lessons from the Financial Crisis 155. The Death of Capital: How Creative Policy Can Restore Stability (FAJ Review) 154. Gods of Money: Wall Street and the Death of the American Century 153. The Stiglitz Report: Reforming the International Monetary and Financial Systems in the Wake of the Global Crisis 152. The Fearful Rise of Markets: Global Bubbles, Synchronized Meltdowns, and How To Prevent Them in the Future

151. Profiting from the World's Economic Crisis: Finding Investment Opportunities by Tracking Global Market Bud Conrad Trends 150. Confidence Game: How Hedge Fund Manager Bill Ackman Called Wall Street's Bluff 149. Rebound: Why America Will Emerge Stronger From the Financial Crisis 148. The Global Financial Crisis: Analysis and Policy Implications 147. How the Economy Works: Confidence, Crashes and Self-Fulfilling Prophecies 146. The End of Wall Street 145. Financing the Future: Market-Based Innovations for Growth 144. The Crisis of Capitalist Democracy 143. 13 BANKERS: The Wall Street Takeover and the Next Financial Meltdown 142. Anatomy of a Financial Crisis: A Real Estate Bubble, Runaway Credit Markets, and Regulatory Failure 141. Macroeconomic Theory and Its Failings: Alternative Perspectives on the Global Financial Crisis 140. Uncontrolled Risk: Lessons of Lehman Brothers and How Systemic Risk Can Still Bring Down the World Financial System Christine Richard (Survey) Stephen Rose Dick Nanto Roger Farmer Roger Lowenstein Allen & Yago Richard Posner Johnson and Kwak (Survey) Marc Jarsulic Steven Kates (Editor) Mark Williams

139. The Devil's Casino: Friendship, Betrayal, and the High Stakes Games Played Inside Lehman Brothers Vicky Ward 138. The Age of Instability: The Global Financial Crisis and What Comes Next 137. Panic: The Betrayal of Capitalism by Wall Street and Washington 136. The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine (NYT1) 135. Nowhere to Hide: The Great Financial Crisis and Challenges for Asia 134. Time for a Visible Hand: Lessons from the 2008 World Financial Crisis 133. Jimmy Stewart Is Dead: Ending the World's Ongoing Financial Plague 132. Slapped by the Invisible Hand: The Panic of 2007 (FAJ Review) 131. In and Out of Crisis: The Global Financial Meltdown and Left Alternatives 130. Ship of Fools: How Stupidity and Corruption Sank the Celtic Tiger 129. The Economic Crisis and the State of Economics 128. ECONned: (Self Interest Undermined Democracy and Corrupted Capitalism) 127. The Global Financial Crisis (Global Viewpoints) 126. Bailouts: Public Money, Private Profit 125. Return to Prosperity: How America Can Regain Its Economic Superpower Status David Smith Redleaf and Vigilante Michael Lewis Michael Lim Mah-Hui (Survey) & Lim Chin Griffith-Jones and others Laurence Kotlikoff Gary Gorton Albo, Gindin, Panitch Fintan O'Toole Robert Skidelsky (Editor) Yves Smith Noah Berlatsky Robert Wright Laffer & Moore


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125. Return to Prosperity: How America Can Regain Its Economic Superpower Status 124. The Quants: How a New Breed of Math Whizzes Conquered Wall Street and Nearly Destroyed It 123. The Storm: The World Economic Crisis & What It Means 122. On the Brink: Inside the Race to Stop the Collapse of the Global Financial System 121. Global Finance in Crisis: The Politics of International Regulatory Change 120. The Road from Ruin: How to Revive Capitalism and Put America Back on Top 119. Complicit: How Greed and Collusion Made the Credit Crisis Unstoppable 118. Paper Fortunes: Modern Wall Street; Where It's Been and Where It's Going 117. Freefall: America, Free Markets, and the Sinking of the World Economy 116. False Profits: Recovering from the Bubble Economy 115. Diary of a Hedge Fund Manager: From the Top, to the Bottom, and Back Again 114. I.O.U.: Why Everyone Owes Everyone and No One Can Pay Laffer & Moore Scott Patterson Vince Cable Henry Paulson Helleiner, Pagliari & Zimmermann (Editors) Bishop & Green Mark Gilbert Roy Smith Joseph Stiglitz Dean Baker (Survey) Keith McCullough John Lanchester Richard Duncan Harold L. Vogel Michael Roberts Garnaut, Smith Mason Gaffney Nicole Gelinas Roger Bootle John Cassidy Wiedemer and others Robert Pozen Charles Gasparino Gregory Zuckerman Vox Day (Survey)

113. The Corruption of Capitalism: A strategy to rebalance the global economy and restore sustainable 12/14/2009 growth 12/14/2009 112. Financial Market Bubbles and Crashes 12/3/2009 111. The Great Recession

11/30/2009 110. The Great Crash of 2008 11/24/2009 109. After the Crash: Designing a Depression-free Economy 11/24/2009 108. After the Fall: Saving Capitalism from Wall Street and Washington 11/10/2009 107. The Trouble with Markets: Saving Capitalism from Itself 11/10/2009 106. How Markets Fail: The Logic of Economic Calamities 11/9/2009 11/9/2009 11/3/2009 11/3/2009 105. Aftershock: Protect Yourself and Profit in the Next Global Financial Meltdown 104. Too Big to Save? How to Fix the U.S. Financial System 103. The Sellout (Wall Street Greed and Government Mismanagement) 102. The Greatest Trade Ever (How John Paulson Made Financial History)

10/29/2009 101. The Return of the Great Depression 10/22/2009

100. Panderer to Power: The Untold Story of How Alan Greenspan Enriched Wall Street and Left a Legacy of Frederick Sheehan Recession Andrew Ross Sorkin Joseph Tibman Richard Wolff Duff McDonald Peter Schweizer Harold James Roger Boyes Peter Schiff Nomi Prins Martin Ford Johan Norberg Ron Paul Peter Goodman Reinhart and Rogoff Frank Partnoy Wolfgang Munchau Magdoff & Yates Tetsuya Ishikawa Herman Schwartz Powell/Holcombe Bill Feingold Charles Geisst David Wessel Henry Kaufman Bonner & Wiggin Alistair Milne

10/20/2009 99. Too Big To Fail (Wall Street and Washington) 10/15/2009 98. The Murder of Lehman Brothers: An Insider's Look at the Global Meltdown 10/12/2009 97. Capitalism Hits the Fan: The Global Economic Meltdown and What to Do About It 10/6/2009 10/6/2009 9/30/2009 9/29/2009 9/22/2009 9/22/2009 9/22/2009 9/16/2009 9/16/2009 9/15/2009 9/11/2009 9/8/2009 9/8/2009 9/1/2009 9/1/2009 9/1/2009 8/24/2009 8/19/2009 8/12/2009 8/4/2009 8/3/2009 8/3/2009 7/31/2009 96. Last Man Standing: The Ascent of Jamie Dimon and JPMorgan Chase 95. Architects of Ruin: How big government liberals wrecked the global economy 94. The Creation and Destruction of Value: The Globalization Cycle 93. Meltdown Iceland: Lessons on the World Financial Crisis from a Small Bankrupt Island 92. Crash Proof 2.0 (updated follow-up with over 80 new pages) 91. It Takes a Pillage: An Epic Tale of Power, Deceit, and Untold Trillions 90. Lights In The Tunnel: Automation, Accelerating Technology and the Economy of the Future 89. Financial Fiasco (Infatuation with Home Ownership and Easy Money Created the Crisis) 88. End the Fed 87. Past Due: The End of Easy Money and the Renewal of the American Economy 86. This Time Is Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Folly 85. Infectious Greed: How Deceit and Risk Corrupted the Financial Markets 84. The Meltdown Years: The Unfolding of the Global Economic Crisis 83. The ABCs of the Economic Crisis: What Working People Need to Know 82. How I Caused the Credit Crunch: An Insider's Story of the Financial Meltdown 81. Subprime Nation: American Power, Global Capital, and the Housing Bubble 80. Housing America 79. The Undoing of Cowardice 78. Collateral Damaged: The Marketing of Consumer Debt to America 77. In Fed We Trust: Ben Bernanke's War on the Great Panic 76. The Road to Financial Reformation: Warnings, Consequences, Reforms (FAJ Review) 75. The New Empire of Debt: The Rise and Fall of an Epic Financial Bubble 74. The Fall of the House of Credit: What Went Wrong in Banking and What can be Done to Repair the Damage?



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Damage? 73. A Colossal Failure of Common Sense (Collapse of Lehman Brothers) 72. Why Iceland?: How One of the World's Smallest Countries Became the Meltdown's Biggest Casualty 71. Wall Street Revalued: Imperfect Markets and Inept Central Bankers 70. Our Lot: How Real Estate Came to Own Us 69. Liquidated: An Ethnography of Wall Street 68. And Then the Roof Caved In: How Wall Street's Greed and Stupidity Brought Capitalism to Its Knees 67. The Road Ahead for the Fed 66. Managed by the Markets: How Finance Reshaped America 65. The Cul-de-Sac Syndrome: Turning Around the Unsustainable American Dream 64. Lecturing Birds on Flying: Can Mathematical Theories Destroy the Financial Markets? 63. The Myth of the Rational Market: A History of Risk, Reward, and Delusion on Wall St. 62. Unravelling the Credit Crunch 61. Bubbles, Booms, and Busts: The Rise and Fall of Financial Assets 60. The Looting of America: How Wall Street's Game of Fantasy Finance Destroyed... 59. Foreclosed: High-Risk Lending, Deregulation, and the Undermining of America's Mortgage Market 58. Bailout Nation, with New Post-Crisis Update 57. The Spectre at the Feast: Capitalist Crisis and the Politics of Recession 56. Busted: Life Inside the Great Mortgage Meltdown 55. Meltdown: The End of the Age of Greed 54. Fool's Gold (J.P. Morgan and How Wall St. Created a Financial Catastrophe) 53. Street Fighters: The Last 72 Hours of Bear Stearns, the Toughest Firm on Wall St. 52. More Mortgage Meltdown: 6 Ways to Profit in These Bad Times 51. The Rise and Fall of the US Mortgage and Credit Markets (Market Meltdown Analysis) 50. A Failure of Capitalism: The Crisis of '08 and the Descent into Depression 49. The 86 Biggest Lies on Wall Street 48. The Failure of Risk Management: Why It's Broken and How to Fix It 47. Financial Shock: Global Panic and Government Bailouts 46. The Housing Boom and Bust 45. Dumb Money: How Our Greatest Financial Minds Bankrupted the Nation 44. Financial Boom and Gloom: The Credit and Banking Crisis of 2007-2009 and Beyond 43. The Skinny on the Housing Crisis: What Every Homeowner and Homebuyer Needs to Know 42. The Ultimate Depression Survival Guide 41. The Crash of 2008 and What it Means: The New Paradigm for Financial Markets 40. Restoring Financial Stability: How to Repair a Failed System (FAJ Review) 39. House of Cards (Hubris and Wretched Excess on Wall Street - Bear Stearns) DJIA closes at 6547 (short-term market bottom - S&P500 676) 38. The Secret Life of Real Estate and Banking (UK 11/1/8) 37. Getting Off Track: How Government Actions and Interventions Caused, Prolonged, and Worsened the Financial Crisis 36. Meltdown (Why the Market Collapsed, Economy Tanked, and Bailouts Make it Worse) 35. The Two Trillion Dollar Meltdown: Easy Money, High Rollers, and the Great Credit Crash 34. Animal Spirits: How Psychology Drives the Economy, and Why It Matters for Capitalism 33. The Wall Street Journal Guide to the End of Wall Street as We Know It Iceland government coalition collapses 32. Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke the World 31. Meltdown: How Greed and Corruption Shattered Our Financial System and How We Can Recover

Alistair Milne Lawrence McDonald Asgeir Jonsson Andrew Smithers Alyssa Katz Karen Ho David Faber Ciorciari and others Gerald Davis John Wasik (Survey) Pablo Triana Justin Fox David Murphy Donald Rapp (Survey) Les Leopold (Survey) Dan Immergluck Barry Ritholtz Andrew Gamble Edmund Andrews Paul Mason Gillian Tett Kate Kelly Tilson and Tongue James Barth Richard Posner John Talbott (Survey) Douglas Hubbard Mark Zandi Thomas Sowell Daniel Gross Dimitris Chorafas Jim Randel Martin Weiss George Soros NYU Biz School William Cohan

Phillip Anderson John Taylor Tom Woods Charles Morris Akerlof & Shiller Dave Kansas

Liaquat Ahamed Katrina vanden Heuvel (Editor)

30. The Foreclosure of America: Life Inside Countrywide Home Loans and the Selling of the American Dream Adam Michaelson 29. The Great Financial Crisis: Causes and Consequences 28. Plunder and Blunder: The Rise and Fall of the Bubble Economy Foster and Magdoff Dean Baker (Survey) John Talbott (Survey) Paul Krugman Stanley J. Kazwell Jr. George Cooper Nassim Nicholas Taleb

12/31/2008 27. Contagion (The Financial Epidemic Sweeping the Global Economy) 12/1/2008 26. The Return of Depression Economics and the Crisis of 2008

11/30/2008 25. The Mortgage Meltdown: The Mindsets That Got Us Here and What You Can Do About It 10/29/2008 24. The Origin of Financial Crises: Central Banks, Credit Bubbles and the Efficient Market Fallacy 10/14/2008 23. Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets



10/14/2008 23. Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets 10/9/2008 9/23/2008 9/17/2008 9/15/2008 9/7/2008 9/4/2008 9/3/2008 9/1/2008 8/31/2008 8/4/2008 7/11/2008 7/8/2008 6/30/2008 6/30/2008 6/20/2008 5/27/2008 5/23/2008 5/5/2008 4/15/2008 4/15/2008 4/14/2008 3/16/2008 3/4/2008 2/11/2008 1/16/2008 10/9/2007 9/18/2007 9/17/2007 6/28/2007 22. The Great Housing Bubble: Why Did House Prices Fall? 21. Fixing Global Finance (Forum on Constructive Capitalism) U.S. Federal Reserve loans AIG $85 billion

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Lehman Brothers fails to find a buyer and files for bankruptcy (the largest bankruptcy in U.S. history) and Bank of America announces a $50 billion purchase of Merrill Lynch. U.S. government seizes control of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac 20. The World Is Curved: Hidden Dangers to the Global Economy 19. Behind the Housing Crash 18. Plunder: Investigating Our Economic Calamity and the Subprime Scandal 17. The Holy Grail of Macroeconomics: Lessons from Japans Great Recession 16. The Subprime Solution (How the Crisis Happened, and What to Do about It) Regulators seize IndyMac Bank (the largest thrift ever to fail in the US). Barrel of oil hits a record price of $147.50. 15. Chain of Blame: How Wall Street Caused the Mortgage and Credit Crisis 14. Confessions of a Subprime Lender: An Insider's Tale of Greed, Fraud, and Ignorance 13. Subprime Mortgage Credit Derivatives 12. The Credit Crunch: Housing Bubbles, Globalisation and the Worldwide Economic Crisis 11. The Uprising (Tour of the Populist Revolt Scaring Wall St. and Washington) 10. When Markets Collide: Investment Strategies for the Age of Global Economic Change 9. The New Paradigm for Financial Markets: The Credit Crisis of 2008 and What It Means 8. Greed, Fraud & Ignorance: A Subprime Insider's Look at the Mortgage Collapse 7. Bad Money: Reckless Finance, Failed Politics, & the Global Crisis of American Capitalism 6. The Cost of Capitalism: Understanding Market Mayhem & Stabilizing our Economic Future JP Morgan buys Bear Stearns 5. The Trillion Dollar Meltdown: Easy Money, High Rollers, and the Great Credit Crash 4. Gringos In Real Estate: A Housing Crash Survivor Tells All 3. Greenspan's Bubbles: The Age of Ignorance at the Federal Reserve Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) closes at 14164 (highest ever prior to 3/6/2013) U.S. Federal Reserve makes its first in a series of interest rate cuts 2. Plight of the Fortune Tellers: Why We Need to Manage Financial Risk Differently 1. Subprime Mortgages: America's Latest Boom and Bust Riccardo Rebonato Edward Gramlich Charles Morris G. Robert Baglio Fleckenstein, Sheehan Muolo & Padilla Richard Bitner Fabozzi/Goodman Graham Turner David Sirota Mohamed El-Erian George Soros Richard Bitner Kevin Phillips Robert Barbera David Smick Aaron Clarey (Survey) Danny Schechter Richard Koo Robert Shiller

Pre-Crisis Books - Who Predicted the Crisis? Date 4/17/2007 4/6/2007 4/2/2007 3/9/2007 3/1/2007 2/26/2007 2/7/2007 Title (focus) 28. The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable (Second Edition) 27. A Demon of Our Own Design: Markets, Hedge Funds, and the Perils of Financial Innovation New Century files for bankruptcy 26. Cashing in on the Real Estate Bubble 25. Financial Armageddon: Protecting Your Future from Four Impending Catastrophes 24. Crash Proof: How to Profit From the Coming Economic Collapse HSBC announcemount of anticipated losses on subprime mortgages Mike Stathis Wiedemer, Spitzer, Janszen Ann Pettifor (Survey) Blanche Evans Mike Stathis Michael Panzner Peter Schiff Author Nassim Nicholas Taleb Richard Bookstaber

10/14/2006 23. America's Financial Apocalypse: How to Profit from the Next Great Depression 10/6/2006 10/2/2006 9/25/2006 22. America's Bubble Economy: Profit When It Pops 21. The Coming First World Debt Crisis 20. Bubbles, Booms, and Busts: Make Money in ANY Real Estate Market



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20. Bubbles, Booms, and Busts: Make Money in ANY Real Estate Market 19. Why the Real Estate Boom Will Not Bust 18. Cash in on the Coming Real Estate Crash 17. Sell Now!: The End of the Housing Bubble

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Blanche Evans David Lereah Decker and Sheldon John Talbott (Survey) Bonner, Wiggin June Fletcher Clif Droke Fred Harrison (Survey) David Lereah Robert Shiller Charles Geisst Harry Dent Claus Vogt & Claus Leuschel William Bonner John Rubino (Survey) Richard Duncan John Talbott (Survey) Daniel Arnold Robert Prechter Jones & Harrison (Survey)

11/11/2005 16. Empire of Debt: The Rise of an Epic Financial Crisis 11/1/2005 6/1/2005 4/1/2005 2/22/2005 2/22/2005 15. House Poor: How to Buy and Sell Your Home Come Bubble or Bust 14. America's Housing Bubble: The Real Estate Outlook for 2006-2012 13. Boom Bust: House Prices, Banking and the Depression of 2010 12. Are You Missing the Real Estate Boom? 11. Irrational Exuberance: Second Edition

11/22/2004 10. Undue Influence: How the Wall Street Elite Puts the Financial System at Risk 9/21/2004 7/31/2004 9/29/2003 9/20/2003 7/25/2003 4/28/2003 9. The Next Great Bubble Boom 8. Das Greenspan-Dossier in German 7. Financial Reckoning Day: Surviving the Soft Depression of the 21st Century 6. How to Profit from the Coming Real Estate Bust 5. The Dollar Crisis: Causes, Consequences, Cures 4. The Coming Crash in the Housing Market

3. The Great Bust Ahead: The Greatest Depression in American and UK History is Just Several Short Years 11/25/2002 Away 6/21/2002 August 1997 2. Conquer the Crash: You Can Survive and Prosper in a Deflationary Depression 1. The Chaos Makers

Some prior books of note Extraordinary Popular Delusions and The Madness of Crowds by Charles MacKay (first published in 1841) Financial Crises And Periods Of Industrial And Commercial Depression by Theodore Burton (first published in 1902) Manias, Panics, and Crashes: A History of Financial Crises by Charles Kindleberger (first published in 1978) Stabilizing an Unstable Economy by Hyman Minsky (first published in 1986) A Short History of Financial Euphoria by John Kenneth Galbraith (7/1/1994) Famous Financial Fiascos by John Train (10/1/1995) (Survey ) Devil Take the Hindmost: A History of Financial Speculation by Edward Chancellor (6/5/2000) When Genius Failed: The Rise and Fall of Long-Term Capital Management by Roger Lowenstein (9/12/2000) Debunking Economics: The Naked Emperor of the Social Sciences by Steve Keen (2001) 2011 Edition (Survey ) More books that may be relevant (I haven't read them), but don't seem specific to the crisis. Date 10/4/2011 6/7/2011 4/5/2011 2/17/2011 1/1/2011 Title (focus) 50. Capitalism at Risk: Rethinking the Role of Business 49. The Greatest Trades of All Time: Top Traders Making Big Profits from the Crash of 1929 to Today 48. Boombustology: Spotting Financial Bubbles Before They Burst 47. The Unfinished Global Revolution: The Pursuit of a New International Politics 46. Maynard's Revenge: The Collapse of Free Market Macroeconomics Author Bower, Leonard, & Paine Vince Veneziani Vikram Mansharamani Mark Malloch-Brown Lance Taylor George Magnus Vogt, Leuschel, & Weiss Chris Harman George W. Bush Charles Goye Eric Weiner David Sarna Eric Janszen Richard Grossman Satyajit Das Ian Bremmer Allan Meltzer Allan Meltzer Harry Dent

12/28/2010 45. Uprising: Will Emerging Markets Shape or Shake the World Economy 12/7/2010 44. The Global Debt Trap: How to Escape the Danger and Build a Fortune

11/16/2010 43. Zombie Capitalism: Global Crisis and the Relevance of Marx 11/9/2010 42. Decision Points

41. The Dollar Meltdown: Surviving the Impending Currency Crisis with Gold, Oil, and Other Unconventional 10/26/2010 Investments 9/21/2010 9/7/2010 9/2/2010 6/27/2010 6/17/2010 5/13/2010 2/1/2010 2/1/2010 40. The Shadow Market: How a Group of Wealthy Nations and Powerful Investors Secretly Dominate the World 39. History of Greed: Financial Fraud from Tulip Mania to Bernie Madoff 38. The Postcatastrophe Economy: Rebuilding America and Avoiding the Next Bubble 37. Unsettled Account: The Evolution of Banking in the Industrialized World since 1800 36. Traders, Guns and Money: Knowns and unknowns in the dazzling world of derivatives 35. The End of the Free Market: Who Wins the War Between States and Corporations? 34. A History of the Federal Reserve, Volume 2, Book 2, 1970-1986 33. A History of the Federal Reserve, Volume 2, Book 1, 1951-1969

12/29/2009 32. The Great Depression Ahead: How to Prosper in the Debt Crisis of 2010 - 2012


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31. The Partnership: The Making of Goldman Sachs 30. Wall Street Revalued: Imperfect Markets and Inept Central Bankers 29. Inside the Fed: Monetary Policy and Its Management, Martin through Greenspan to Bernanke 28. The Next 100 Years: A Forecast for the 21st Century 27. Synthetic CDOs: Modelling, Valuation and Risk Management Charles Ellis Andrew Smithers Stephen Axilrod George Friedman C. C. Mounfield Margaret Atwood Michael Lewis (Editor) Janet Tavakoli Ethan Harris John Talbott Robert Auerbach Ron Paul Steve Fraser Fareed Zakaria Steven Greenhouse Douglas Evanoff Alan Greenspan Amity Shlaes Allen & Gale Semmler & Bernard Hoffman & Others Jacob Hacker Steve Fraser Michael Richardson John Gordon Patrick Honohan (Editor) Ravi Batra William Black LiPuma & Others Allan Meltzer Levy and Linden

12/30/2008 26. Payback: Debt and the Shadow Side of Wealth 11/17/2008 25. Panic: The Story of Modern Financial Insanity 9/16/2008 8/11/2008 7/1/2008 5/5/2008 4/30/2008 4/22/2008 4/17/2008 4/15/2008 2/1/2008 9/17/2007 6/12/2007 5/17/2007 12/7/2007 4/15/2007 10/9/2006 2/7/2006 11/7/2005 24. Structured Finance and Collateralized Debt Obligations 23. Ben Bernanke's Fed: The Federal Reserve After Greenspan 22. Obamanomics: How Bottom-Up Economic Prosperity Will Replace Trickle-Down Economics 21. Deception and Abuse at the Fed: Henry B. Gonzalez Battles Alan Greenspan's Bank 20. The Revolution: A Manifesto 19. Wall Street: America's dream palace 18. The Post-American World 17. The Big Squeeze: Tough Times for the American Worker 16. International Financial Instability 15. The Age of Turbulence: Adventures in a New World 14. The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression 13. Understanding Financial Crises 12. The Foundations of Credit Risk Analysis 11. Surviving Large Losses: Financial Crises, the Middle Class, and the Development of Capital Markets 10. The Great Risk Shift: The New Economic Insecurity and the Decline of the American Dream 9. Every Man a Speculator: A History of Wall Street in American Life 8. An American Epidemic: Mortgage Fraud--A Serious Business

10/25/2005 7. Empire of Wealth: The Epic History of American Economic Power 9/26/2005 4/14/2005 4/1/2005 9/8/2004 1/15/2003 11/5/2002 6. Systemic Financial Crises: Containment and Resolution 5. Greenspan's Fraud: How Two Decades of His Policies Have Undermined the Global Economy 4. The Best Way to Rob a Bank Is to Own One: How Corporate Executives and Politicians Looted the S&L Industry 3. Financial Derivatives and the Globalization of Risk 2. A History of the Federal Reserve, Volume 1: 1913-1951 1. The Mind of Wall Street: A Legendary Financier on the Perils of Greed and the Mysteries of the Market

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