Subject: Business    / Finance

Discussion Topic: Discuss the reasons underlying the global financial crisis that started in 2007. In particular, what was the role of mortgage backed securities in precipitating this crisis?


Appendix to Chapter 1
The Credit Crunch of 2007-08: A discussion of the background, market reactions and policy responses (FRB – St. Louis)


House of Cards: America’s Mortgage Meltdown :

Mortgage Meltdown: A Primer on America’s Subprime Crisis:

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