Reforming Wall Street / David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors1 available
Gateway-Racine Campus General Collection
HB 3722 R4.27 2011
- 216 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
- Opposing viewpoints
- Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Ch.1 What caused the financial crisis?
- Wall street is to blame for the financial crisis / Charles Hurt and David Seifman
- Wall street is not to blame for the financial crisis? / Mark Gimein
- Government mortage practices are largely responsible for the financial crisis / Charles W. Calomiris and Peter J. Wallison
- Government mortage practices are unfairly blamed for the financial crisis / Richard F. Syron
- Deregulation is to blame for the financial crisis / Shah Gilani
- Deregulation is not to blame for the financial crisis / James Gattuso
- Many share the blame for the financial crisis / Mortimer B. Zuckerman
- Ch.2 Does Wall street need financial reform?
- Wall street needs reform / Carl C. Icahn
- Government fiscal policy needs reform before instituting wall street reform / Mona Charen
- Government should revamp the regulation system / Jesse Eisinger
- Government should oversee the shadow banking system / Stephen Spruiell and Kevin Williamson
- The government should regulate derivatives trading / Michael Greenberger
- Government should not overregulate derivatives trading / David M. Mason
- Government reform will hurt small lenders / Blaine Luetkemeyer
- Big banks have too much political power / Simon Johnson and James Kwak
- Ch.3 Will financial reform legislation be effective?
- The financial reform bill will make big business more responsible / Barack Obama
- The financial reform bill will lead to more bailouts / William P. Hoar
- The financial reform bill will create crony capitalism / Paul Ryan
- The financial reform bill needs to ensure that no bank is "too big to fail" / Thomas Hoening
- Legislation already exists concerning "too big to fail" / David Zaring
- The financial reform bill should force high-risk derivatives trading out of banks / Sheila C. Bair
- The financial reform bill is so gutted that it will change nothing / John Berlau
- Even the gutted reform bill will provide meaningful change / Zach Carter
- Discusses the global financial crisis of 2008-2009, including Wall Street's role in the crisis, if Wall Street requires government regulation or legal reform, and if financial reform legislation would be effective in the future.
- 30.00 SOC SCI (99-SSC-9)
- Financial crises -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
- Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009.
- Financial institutions -- Law and legislation -- United States.
- Bailouts (Government policy) -- Social sciences -- Economics.
- Added Author
- Haugen, David M., 1969-
- Musser, Susan.