By Simon Johnson, James Kwak
Regardless of its key position in growing the ruinous monetary situation of 2008, the yank banking has grown greater, extra ecocnomic, and extra immune to legislation than ever. Anchored by way of six megabanks whose resources quantity to greater than 60 percentage of the country’s gross family product, this oligarchy proved it will possibly first carry the worldwide financial system hostage after which use its political muscle to struggle off significant reform. 13 Bankers brilliantly charts the increase to strength of the monetary area and forcefully argues that we needs to get a divorce the large banks if we wish to keep away from destiny monetary catastrophes.
Updated, with new research of the government’s fresh try to reform the banking undefined, this can be a well timed and specialist account of our bothered political financial system.
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