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Published by ABDO Pub. in Edina, Minn .
Written in English


  • Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Economic history

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Examines an important historic event -- the modern global financial crisis. Easy-to-read, compelling text explores the impact of the failing housing market and the credit crisis in the United States, the US government bailouts of banks, automakers, and other businesses, issues around financial regulation and the US Federal Reserve, the spread of financial problems to Europe, Japan, and China, and the effects of this event on society.

Edition Notes

Statementby Holly Dolezalek
SeriesEssential events, Essential events
LC ClassificationsHB3722 .D65 2012
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25382997M
ISBN 10161783100X
ISBN 109781617831003
LC Control Number2011009545

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