Hardback House of debt : how they (and you) caused the Great Recession, and how we can prevent it from happening again / Atif Mian and Amir Sufi.
Publication year: 2014
Publisher: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780226081946 (hbk.) :
The Great American Recession resulted in the loss of eight million jobs between 2007 and 2009. More than four million homes were lost to foreclosures. Is it a coincidence that the United States witnessed a dramatic rise in household debt in the years before the recession - that the total amount of debt for American households doubled between 2000 and 2007 to
219 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 24 cm