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THE FED AND LEHMAN BROTHERS: SETTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT ON A FINANCIAL DISASTER

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Call No: 332.660973 BAL

Accession No.97982
Accession Date:04-OCT-18
Author(s):LAURENCE BALL
ImprintCAMBRIDGE: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2018.
Subject(s):UNITED STATES, BANK FAILURES, LEHMAN BROTHERS (1993-2008)
ISBN:9781108420969
Pages:267
Language:ENGLISH

Contents

1. INTRODUCTION
2. THE CRISIS OF 2008
3. THE LEGAL CRITERIA FOR FED ASSISTANCE
4. LEHMAN'S BALANCE SHEET AND SOLVENCY
5. LEHMAN'S LIQUIDITY CRISIS
6. LEHMAN'S COLLATERAL AND THE FEASIBILITY OF LIQUIDITY SUPPORT
7. FED DISCUSSIONS OF COLLATERAL AND LIQUIDITY SUPPORT
8. FED ACTIONS THAT ENSURED LEHMAN'S BANKRUPTCY
9. POSSIBLE LONG-TERM OUTCOMES FOR LEHMAN
10. HOW RISKY WERE THE FED'S RESCUES OF OTHER FIRMS?
11. WHO DECIDED THAT LEHMAN SHOULD FAIL?
12. EXPLAINING THE LEHMAN DECISION
13. CONCLUSION
REFERENCES
ENDNOTES
INDEX