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    I wrote this review about Dec 2017 and very briefly edited it several times the last being 23 Sept 2018This is one great bo

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    rating 365This book provides a great discussion on the topics of regulation and how politics and naive intentions influence banking It's great to read an insider's view of what went wrong in the banking industry during the crisis Allison was

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    The Financial Crisis and the Free Market Cure – How Destructive Banking Reform Is Killing the Economyby John A Allison ©2013 McGraw Hill — a short book report by Ron Housley I had the good fortune to hear John Allison deliver a lecture several years ago and I was stunned by the scope and detail he was able to bring together into one un

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    This book was written by John Allison who served as the CEO of BBT Bank for many years and helped that company to grow into one of the largest and most successful financial institutions in the country His knowledge insights and years of experience working within the financial industry and with the government agencies politicians and bureau

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    It was a decent read but got a little meandering and unfocused at about 23 in If you're looking for a great technical analysis of wh

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    I read 90% of the free sample which I think is enough to review the book based on the author's main idea as stated in the first chapter and what he blatantly left out Based on what I read very early in the book the author basically blames the e

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    The book does a very good job in explaining the advantages of the free market model as opposed to crony capital

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    John Allison does an impressive job of explaining the complex issues surrounding the United States' financial crisis He uses everyday examples to help explain banking the monetary system and how politics have come to play such an enormous role in what used to be a free market It's a long book but it's so worth the effort It really helped me to fill the gaps on my understanding of the financial crisis and where we ought to go from

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    Having been in business for 25 years much of which was in senior management I found this book the most credible explanation of the financial crisis I've seen This is the kind of description you'll get from someone with first hand experience but not wedded to some political agenda Well done

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    Allison’s garbled and rambling prose freuent non seuiturs and maddening red herrings get pretty grating after about two chapters As someone who isn’t all that savvy about intricate financial systems and derivatives and what not his frustratingly confused and jerky writing style really detracted from my understanding of his argu

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John A Allison is the longest serving CEO of a top 25 financial institution having served as Chairman of BBT for twenty years He currently serves as President and CEO of the Cato Institute and as a distingui. I wrote this review about Dec 2017 and very briefly edited it several times the last being 23 Sept 2018This is one great bookThere are so many misconceptions of what caused the 2008 financial crisis great recession and subseuent long drawn out recovery that are carefully skewered in this book and alternatives made clear that I hardly know where to beginSo I will give you a list of just some of the key elements in the financial tragedy that were totally preventable if sound economic policies as explained in the book were understood and followed Too loose then too tight monetary policy culprit The Federal Reserve Board Moral hazard for banks culprit FDIC Federal housing policiessubsidies culprit various government agencies Congressmen Presidency Rating agency oligopoly and change in payments structure culprit Federal government agencies policies Massive Government players in housing bubble culprit Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae with Congressional mandates Government regulations diverting bank managements limited attention away from key business risks to political risks culprit SEC Rule of Law in tatters Property Rights dismissed culprit TARP Congressional grant to unaccountable government officialsStarting to get the pictureNot only did Allison explain the causes of the crisis but he also detailed the policies that would cure the situation using the best most relevant historical facts and theoretical methods His predictions of how the actually implemented government policies would create a very very slow and weak recovery have played out just about exactly right THIS is very telling of the accuracy of his account Reading this book in tandem with listening to Michael Lewis best selling book The Big Short and seeing the movie too was a fascinating if infuriating experience The contrasts between the two different accounts could not be starkAllison s calm reasoned explanation of the historical theoretical and practical reasons behind the crisis and then ongoing great recession covered all the bases But Lewis dramatic focus on particular financial traders and his fixation on some great but unaccounted for upwelling of private greed and incompetence how s that for an incongruent combination virtually totally ignoring the very real GOVERNMENT policies and depraved actions was just about too much to takeWas Lewis just incompetently ignorant of all the key facts and ideas that Allison patiently explained Or did he purposely leave them out of his narrative for some reasonsI urge you to read these two books and come to your own conclusions Started reading this book yesterday 1 aug 2017 finally It had been on my To Read list and bookshelf since it came out in 2013 The beginning is sooo good Reminds me of the later book John Allison wrote just after this but which I read first The Leadership Crisis I reviewed that here am also listening to the audiobook The Big Short by Michael Lewis at the same time The contrast in understanding of the overall economic or even just financial system is night and day Lewis gets into and highlights or makes a centerpiece many details about his take on personalities motivations personal morality values foibles etc much than Allison Allison deals with some of those issues too but much believably kindly and accurately as far as the big picture And Allison deals with the benefits for everyone of living an individual decent life Drama emphasis vs truth seeking emphasis which do you want to rely onAs I read and listen to of these two books I will try to compare and contrast them to give you a good flavor of each But as of about 60 pages into Allison and also having read his other similar book and having listened to 3 chapters of the Lewis book and seen the movie based on it I can tell you if you care about the truth in how the world really works you will love Allison If you have a massive grudge against free markets and like an incredibly short sighted narrow biased view of descriptions of people financial products and organizations Lewis is your manThose initial observations held up throughout both books But don t take my word for it check out both yourself See who YOU think was describing the accurate picture of what actually happened and who is to blame for the crisis all the massive disruption of people s lives and lousy economy afterwards The author debated the topic of the cause of the 2008 crisis on 20 Feb 2019 La isla de la calavera is the longest serving CEO of a top 25 financial Paleontology and Paleoenvironments institution having served as Chairman of BBT for twenty years He currently serves as President and CEO of the Cato Institute and as a distingui. 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The Financial Crisis and the Free Market Cure

Shed professor at the Wake Forest University Schools of Business He is also one of the lead spokespersons for banking and policy reform today appearing at universities and business groups nationwide and serv. It was a decent read but got a little meandering and unfocused at about 23 in If you re looking for a great technical analysis of what happened I recommend Meltdown by Thomas Woods The Ronin is also one of the lead spokespersons for banking and policy reform today appearing at universities and business groups nationwide and serv. It was a decent read but got a little meandering and unfocused at about 23 Rockonomics in If you re looking for a great technical analysis of what happened I recommend Meltdown by Thomas Woods

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Ing on the board of directors of the Ayn Rand Institute He received a Lifetime Achievement Award from American Banker and was named one of the decade’s top 100 most successful CEOs by Harvard Business Revi. The book does a very good job in explaining the advantages of the free market model as opposed to crony capitalism Goldman Citi et alIt dispels a lot of myths related to the supposed deregulation of the financial markets On the contrary finance and banking are one of the most regulated industries in Western Europe and the US And indeed it was regulation and state intervention that caused the Great Recession I am giving it 45 because the author has the unfortunate tendency to go into long rants against leftist elites environmentalism liberal education and the usual scapegoats one usually sees on Drudge Nevertheless a solid book Pantaleon y Las Visitadoras in explaining the advantages of the free market model as opposed to crony capitalism Goldman Citi et alIt dispels a lot of myths related to the supposed deregulation of the financial markets On the contrary finance and banking are one of the most regulated Ni Un Jefe Más. Quiero tener mi negocio y ser mi propio jefe. Secretos para independizarse: Cómo un Emprendedor Exitoso. Cómo crear una empresa exitosa. Cómo emprender e iniciar un negocio rentable industries No Limits (No existen Límites cuando se cree en uno mismo) in Western Europe and the US And Captain Wentworths Persuasion indeed Canu Cynnar it was regulation and state La bondad de los extraños intervention that caused the Great Recession I am giving Willy the Wizard it 45 because the author has the unfortunate tendency to go Off-side into long rants against leftist elites environmentalism liberal education and the usual scapegoats one usually sees on Drudge Nevertheless a solid book