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A first-class catastrophe : the road to Black Monday, the worst day in Wall Street history

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Presents a cautionary account of the stock-market crash of 1987 that reveals longtime contributing factors, the ways the crash threatened the entire U.S. financial system, and the unexpected heroes who prevented a worse disaster.

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Wolcott Public Library 332.64 (Text)
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1001 . ‡aHenriques, Diana B. ‡eauthor. ‡0(EG-IN)872501
24512. ‡aA first-class catastrophe : ‡bthe road to Black Monday, the worst day in Wall Street history / ‡cDiana B. Henriques.
250 . ‡aFirst edition.
264 1. ‡aNew York : ‡bHenry Holt and Company, ‡c[2017]
300 . ‡axviii, 393 pages ; ‡c25 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
500 . ‡a"A New York times book"
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references (pages [289]-375) and index.
520 . ‡aPresents a cautionary account of the stock-market crash of 1987 that reveals longtime contributing factors, the ways the crash threatened the entire U.S. financial system, and the unexpected heroes who prevented a worse disaster.
5050 . ‡aPart one: Vanishing borders. Silver Thursday ; Bright ideas ; Chicago vs. New York ; Shifting gears ; A deal in D.C. ; Stock futures, bond failures -- Part two: Titans and wizards. A plague from Oklahoma ; Bulls and banks ; Chicago rising ; Arbitrage and accommodation ; Banks on the brink -- Part three: Contagion. Mergers and mutations ; Berkeley rising, banks falling ; Witching hours ; Rational markets? ; Pandora's portfolios ; January omens, July alarms -- Part four: Reckoning. The worst weeks ever ; 508 points ; Juggling hand grenades ; Placing blame, dodging reality.
650 0. ‡aStock Market Crash, 1987 ‡0(EG-IN)703818
650 0. ‡aFinancial crises ‡zUnited States ‡xHistory ‡y20th century.
650 0. ‡aStock exchanges ‡zUnited States ‡xHistory ‡y20th century.
650 0. ‡aFinance ‡zUnited States ‡xHistory ‡y20th century.
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