Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 December 2015

288 Pages

9.25 x 6.13 inches

ISBN: 9781784993405

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Lehman Brothers

A Crisis of Value

Oonagh McDonald

Published by Manchester University Press

  • The Lehman Brothers crash was the catalyst for the 2008 financial crash and subsequent recession. This is a clear and sharp account of what happened and why
  • Previous accounts have been written by journalists DS this is the first by a financial expert and the first to be published since Lehman Brothers came out of bankruptcy DS thus telling the FULL story
  • Draws on extensive documentary evidence and interviews with former Lehman staff
  • Essential reading for all those interested in finance DS whether professionals, academics or general readers
  • McDonald is a frequent public-speaker and broadcaster, with her own publicist in the US
  • McDonald's previous book, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac was widely reviewed, including a review by Nigel Lawson in the FT

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