The Global Financial Crisis
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language Subtitles : Romanian
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Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Timothy F. Geithner and Professor Andrew Metrick survey the causes, events, policy responses, and aftermath of the recent global financial crisis.

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  • Week 1 - Introduction to The Global Financial Crisis
  • Week 1 - The Common Causes of Financial Crises
  • Week 2 - Housing and Mortgages
  • Week 3 - Safe Assets and the Global Savings Glut
  • Week 4 - The Housing Crisis
  • Week 5 - Anxiety, Part I
  • Week 6 - Anxiety, Part II
  • Week 7 - Panic
  • Week 8 - Our Responses to the Crisis
  • Week 9 - Responding to Future Crises
  • Week 10 - Europe in the Global Financial Crisis
  • Week 11 - The Eurozone Crisis
  • Week 11 - Course Summary
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Andrew Metrick
Michael H. Jordan Professor of Finance and Management
Yale School of Management

Timothy Geithner
Lecturer in Management, Yale SOM, Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury
Yale School of Management


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