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  1. Falling Giant: A Case Study Of AIG

    Find out why the U.S. government approved an enormous bailout package for American ...
  2. Top 6 U.S. Government Financial Bailouts

    U.S. bailouts date all the way back to 1792. Learn how the biggest ones affected ...
  3. The Rise And Demise Of New Century Financial

    A case study in how poor planning toppled a subprime mortgage giant.
  4. Fatal Seduction Of The Municipal Bond Insurers

    Learn how a foray into CDOs and other exotic products ruined an industry's image. ...
  5. How Will The Subprime Mess Impact You?

    The subprime collapse could mean doom and gloom for housing, equities and the overall ...
  6. Finding Short Candidates With Technical Analysis

    Learn how to distinguish tops and bottoms in the equity market when short selling. ...
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