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Title How they got away with it [electronic resource] : white collar criminals and the financial meltdown / edited by Susan Will, Stephen Handelman, and David C. Brotherton.
Publication Info. New York : Columbia University Press, 2013.
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Description 1 online resource.
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Includes index.
Contents Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Roots of the crisis -- Wall Street : crime never sleeps / David O. Freidrichs -- The logics of finance : abuse of power and systemic crisis / Saskia Sassen -- America's Ponzi culture / Susan Will -- Bernie Madoff, finance capital, and the anomic society / Jock Young -- Enablers of fraud -- Unaccountable external auditors and their role in the economic meltdown / Gilbert Geis -- And some with a fountain pen : mortgage fraud, securitization, and the subprime bubble / Harold C. Barnett -- Generating the alpha return : how Ponzi schemes lure the unwary in an unregulated market / David Shapiro -- Perverted justice -- The technological advantages of stock market traders / Laureen Snider -- Why ceos are able to loot with impunity and why it matters / William K. Black -- The façade of enforcement : Goldman Sachs, negotiated prosecution, and the politics of blame / Justin O'Brien -- Perspectives from afar -- Reappraising regulation : the politics of "regulatory retreat" in the United Kingdom / Steve Tombs and David Whyte -- How they still try to get away with it : crime in the Dutch real estate sector before and after the crisis / Hans Nelen and Luuk Ritzen -- Economic and financial criminality in Portugal / Rita Faria, José Cruz, André Lamas Leite, and Pedro Sousa -- Greece "for sale" : casino economy and state-corporate crime / Sophia Vidali -- Financial fraud in China : a structural examination of law and law enforcement / Hongming Cheng -- Epilogue can they still get away with it? -- Appendix A: short (global) history of financial meltdowns / compiled by Alex Holden -- Contributors -- Index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject White collar crimes.
Commercial crimes.
Commercial criminals.
Financial crises.
Added Author Will, Susan.
Handelman, Stephen.
Brotherton, David.
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780231156905 0231156901 9780231156912 023115691X 0231527667 (DLC) 2012017414
ISBN 0231527667 (electronic bk.)
9780231527668 (electronic bk.)
9780231156905 (cloth : alk. paper)
0231156901 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780231156912 (pbk. : alk. paper)
023115691X (pbk. : alk. paper)
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