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loan loss reserves, 152–154

principles-based, 109

private accounting systems, 177–178

rules-based, 109 (See also Fair-value accounting)

AEI (American Enterprise Institute), 64

Affordable housing efforts, 43, 216

Afghanistan, 198

African Americans, 43, 55


bailout, 128–130, 164

CDSs of, 126–127

TARP funds for, 168

Ally Financial, 178

Alt-A portfolios, 64

Altruism, 215–218, 222–223, 252

Ambac, 86

American Enterprise Institute (AEI), 64

Antitrust laws, 174–175

Argentina, 8

Arthur Andersen, 109

Asian Americans, ...

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