Back from the brink : the Greenspan years / Steven K. Beckner.

Beckner, Steven K.

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          Preface  vii
          Acknowledgments    xi

	Introduction                              1

ONE	The Makings of a Central Banker	9

TWO	Hitting the Ground Running	27

THREE	"Deep Root Canal Surgery"	67

FOUR	An About-Face	115

FIVE	The Chickens Come Home to Roost	158

SIX	"Fifty Mile per Hour Headwinds"	216

SEVEN	The End of a Recession and a Presidency	263

EIGHT	Working with a Democratic President	292

NINE	A Preemptive Strike	344

TEN	Coping with a Peso Crisis and a Fiscal Fiasco	379
		Epilogue	421
		Endnotes	425

          Index   441