Some articles on crisis, financial crisis inquiry, financial:
... beginning in the mid-1990s and continuing throughout the crisis and their government takeover in September, 2008 ... The majority of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission (6 of the 10 members) reported in 2011 that Fannie Freddie "contributed to the crisis, but were not a primary cause ... Fannie and Freddie were not to blame for the crisis ...
... to public boards and statutory corporations, excluding banks and financial institutions, Joint Consultative Committees (JCCs) that acted as advisory bodies to managing ... and Akuffo) of corruption and greed and of thereby contributing to the national crisis and had executed them on the basis of this accusation ... In other words, the AFRC in 1979 attributed the national crisis to internal, primarily political, causes ...
Famous quotes containing the words inquiry, financial and/or crisis:
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