TITLE

The Bailout

PUB. DATE
June 1990
SOURCE
National Review;6/11/1990, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the savings and loan bailout in the United States in 1987. Transfer of income; Borrowing short while lending long; Subdued hard inflation; Deregulation of balance sheets; Restriction of assets to mortgages.
ACCESSION #
12293355

 

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