Originally published 04/22/2015
Review of Barry Eichengreen’s “Hall of Mirrors: The Great Depression, the Great Recession, and the Uses – and Misuses – of History”
Robert Brent Toplin
Economists and journalists have published numerous books that attempt to explain the financial crash and Great Recession of 2008-2009. In Hall of Mirrors Barry Eichengreen breaks new ground with a wide-reaching comparative perspective.
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