15. What is to be Done?

  1. James R. Flynn

Published Online: 8 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118314999.ch15

How to Improve Your Mind: Twenty Keys to Unlock the Modern World

How to Improve Your Mind: Twenty Keys to Unlock the Modern World

How to Cite

Flynn, J. R. (2012) What is to be Done?, in How to Improve Your Mind: Twenty Keys to Unlock the Modern World, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118314999.ch15

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 27 JUL 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119944768

Online ISBN: 9781118314999

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Keywords:

  • What is to be Done?;
  • steps and regulatory institutions, avoiding future crises as the 2008;
  • Americans, respite, from spending on public works, coming into play;
  • banks, hardly in a position to drive a hard bargain;
  • banks peddling CDOs and rating agencies, securities AAA ratings;
  • state housing, solution to subprime mortgage problems;
  • unregulated markets and helplessness in guarding against tragedies;
  • Crisis of 2011, US/European banks, new assets turning sour;
  • government and banks and bankruptcy, and a world depression

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • What Ought to have been Done

  • Never Again

  • The Experts Think and Talk

  • Misinformation as a Tradable Item

  • The Crisis of 2011

  • Will the US Economy Collapse?

  • Reference