Readership: Academics, researchers, finance professionals, students, policy-makers, and general readers interested in understanding more about the global financial crisis.
Hans-Werner Sinn, Professor of Economics and Public Finance, University of Munich, and President of Ifo Institute for Economic Research, Munich, Germany.
Hans-Werner Sinn is Chair of Economics and Public Finance at the University of Munich and President of the combined Institute for Economic Research and Center for Economic Studies (CES-ifo). He has published numerous scholarly journals and books but is also a leading commentator on contemporary economic affairs in Germany and has published a number of best selling books.
"an excellent point of reference." - Nick Taylor, London School of Economics Review of Books
1: The world in crisis
2: Life on credit
3: Bank failures
4: Why Wall Street became a gambling casino
5: Main Street also gambled
6: Hot potatoes
7: Policy failure
8: The extent of the damage
9: Rescue attempts
10: Will the West retain its stability?
11: Ways to a better banking system