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Author Geisst, Charles R., author.

Title Loan sharks : the birth of predatory lending / Charles R. Geisst.

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    332.83 GEI    Available
Description ix, 261 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-249) and index.
Contents Preface -- A populist issue -- A venerable practice -- The states attack -- The Crash as a credit event -- The Great Depression -- Postscript.
Subject Usury -- United States -- History.
Consumer credit -- United States -- History.
Finance -- United States -- History.
Added Title Birth of predatory lending
Other Form: Online version: Geisst, Charles R. Loan sharks. Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, [2016] 9780815729013 (DLC) 2016028749
ISBN 9780815729006 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
0815729006 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
9780815729013 (ebook)

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