The Default Line



The Default Line How can a banking system become so unregulated that it offers a gold credit card to a dog For Channel 4 s Economics Editor Faisal Islam, these are examples of nations, institutions, and individuals crossing the default line , the point at which the optimism of economic boom flips into fiscal madness.Having exposed the Icelandic banking crisis, watched Lehman Bros crash, investigated emerging economies in India and China and interviewed a host of key international players from the Governor of the Bank of England to the head of the the Chinese sovereign wealth fund, Faisal Islam is the perfect guide to the global economic crisis.Juxtaposing vivid anecdotes with high level exclusive interviews and trenchant economic analysis, THE DEFAULT LINE is a really accessible way of understanding the economic shape of the contemporary world. Read The Default Line by Faisal Islam – heartforum.co.uk

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  • Hardcover
  • 368 pages
  • The Default Line
  • Faisal Islam
  • English
  • 21 October 2017
  • 1781854106

10 thoughts on “The Default Line

  1. Joseph says:

    While I love Faisal Islam as a journalist, especially during his time at Channel 4 News, I just cannot get on with his writing style in this book Paragraphs would tend to cover several ideas sometimes without introducing them And the chapters would aim to cover too much, or focus on something like deserted Spanish towns in too much detail.I also thought some of the similes were a bit stretched or just clich d eg Like Mo Farah running the 10,000 meters at the Olympic Park, Draghi was bounci While I love Faisal Islam as a journalist, especially during his time at Channel 4 News, I just cannot get on with his writing style in this book Paragraphs would tend to cover several ideas sometimes without introducing them And the chapters would aim to cover too much, or focus on something like deserted Spanish towns in too much detail.I also thought some of the similes were a bit stretched or just clich d eg Like Mo Farah running the 10,000 meters at the Olympic Park, Draghi was bouncing the Germans into his running pace I also thought occasionally his prose needed to be taken with several pinches of salt One example Intriguingly, the ex Bundesbank president, Hans Tietmeyer, suggested the council sit in alphabetical order, not by nation but by surname Perhaps this is because he did not like sitting next to the Greeks, whose Euro membership he had advices against The chances are, Hans Tietmeyer suggested members sit in alphabet...

  2. Mumtaza Iswanda says:

    The book for those who want to understand 2008 financial crisis

  3. Scott says:

    Excellent book on the financial crisis.

  4. Paul says:

    Brilliant book I ve always been a fan of Faisal Islam s reporting and he seemed to be one of the few journalists who didn t buy into the stories pumped out by PR offices.The expos he does of what was going...

  5. Daniel says:

    A very detailed description of the financial crisis, the role of London in the process, the unfair inner workings of the ECB The author has a lot of insights and write from the local s point of view Great financial journalism.

  6. Lis says:

    Extremely well written account of the many, many threads which wove together to create the financial crisis, both gripping and clear.

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