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Author Davis, Gerald F
Title Managed by the Markets : How Finance Reshaped America
Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2009
©2009
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Descript 1 online resource (323 pages)
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Note Intro -- Contents -- 1. The New Financial Capitalism -- 2. Financial Markets and Corporate Governance -- 3. From Institution to Nexus: How the Corporation Got, Then Lost, its Soul -- 4. From Banks to Markets: How Securitization Ended the "Wonderful Life" -- 5. From Sovereign to Vendor-State: How Delaware and Liberia became the McDonald's and Nike of Corporate Law -- 6. From Employee and Citizen to Investor: How Talent, Friends, and Homes became "Capital" -- 7. Conclusion: A Society of Investors? -- Notes -- References -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- V -- W -- Y -- Z
The turbulence of the stock market and the housing market in the early years of the 21st century have demonstrated the dangers of tying society too closely to financial markets. Managed by the Markets provides a guide to how we got here and unpacks the consequences of linking the well-being of society too closely to financial markets
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Davis, Gerald F. Managed by the Markets : How Finance Reshaped America Oxford : Oxford University Press, Incorporated,c2009 9780199216611
Subject Capital market -- United States -- History -- 21st century.;Business cycles -- United States -- History -- 21st century.;United States -- Economic conditions -- 2001-2009
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