How the financial crisis sundered the dream of the autonomous subject

Furlong, Mark 2008, How the financial crisis sundered the dream of the autonomous subject, Dissent, vol. 28, Summer, pp. 10-12.

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Title How the financial crisis sundered the dream of the autonomous subject
Author(s) Furlong, Mark
Journal name Dissent
Volume number 28
Season Summer
Start page 10
End page 12
Publisher Dissent Publications
Place of publication Deakin West, A. C. T.
Publication date 2008
ISSN 1443-2102
Keyword(s) self-reliance
bailouts (finance)
global financial crisis, 2008-2009
banking industry
swaps (finance)
collateralized debt obligations
Summary The article discusses the effect of the 2008 economic meltdown on self-reliance. Banks are noted to have honored credit default swaps and purchase mortgages as collateralized debt obligations (CDO) with the option of buy back at face value. Also discussed are the Wall Street Bailout, the Australian banking system and the overseas debt of Australia.
Language eng
Field of Research 169999 - Studies in Human Society not elsewhere classified
Socio Economic Objective 970116 - Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
HERDC Research category C3.1 Non-refereed articles in a professional journal
ERA Research output type C Journal article
Copyright notice ©2008, Dissent Publishing
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