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The Power of Finance before and after the Great Financial Crisis – workshop & special issue of Government & Opposition

On 1 May 2013, we hosted a workshop entitled ‘The Power of Finance before and after the Great Financial Crisis’ at the Kenwood Hotel in Sheffield. The workshop, funded by the journal Government and Opposition, the Centre for Research on Socio-Cultural Change (CRESC) at the University of Manchester and SPERI, attracted leading academics from across the globe, and their papers … Continue reading

3 May 2013 by
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The shady world of shadow banking

The rapid growth of shadow banking has transformed the global financial system, but it could pose a major threat to our economic future The phrase ‘shadow banking’ was first coined in 2007 by Paul McCulley, then a senior partner of PIMCO. He was speaking at a Federal Reserve conference about the lessons of the unfolding financial crisis and noted that … Continue reading

4 March 2013 by
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