The Audacity of Hype: John Key and the new National Socialism
A lecture given by Finlay MacDonald on April 2, 2008 in the "Distinguished Communicator Series", hosted by the Centre for Science Communication.
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The Audacity of Hype: John Key and the new National Socialism
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Man in the Black Hat: Who is to Blame for the Subprime Crisis?
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When Credit Becomes Debt: Foreclosure and Forbearance in Subprime Mortgages
Paul Langley discusses the impact - both political and economic - of major US Federal Government programmes in support for forbearance by lenders of mortgage debt within the US subprime sector.
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Specter of the Subprime Borrower: Moving Beyond the Credit Score Analysis
Johnna Montgomerie asks the explicitly political questions of who are the subprime borrowers, how did they come to occupy such a position and what responsibility do public policy-makers and private sector creditors bear for their current status.
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The Role of Financial Risk in Privatised Keynesianism
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Asset-Based Welfare and the Financialisation of the Citizen
Alan Finlayson discusses the ethics and political theory of response to the subprime crisis, situating his analysis with respect to the UK Government's attempts to create a 'financially literate' population suited to undertaking the move to an asset-based system of welfare.
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Financial Innovation: Frame, Conjuncture and Bricolage
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Embedded Liberalism is Dead, Long Live Embedded Liberalism: National Welfare Concerns and Internatio
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The Global Credit Crunch as the Crisis of Artificial Liquidity
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