The Great Recession – Causes and Effects of the 2008-2009 Financial Crisis

The Great Recession is the name commonly given to the 2008 – 2009 financial crisis that affected millions of Americans. In the last few months we have seen several major financial institutions be absorbed by other financial institutions, receive government bailouts, or outright crash. So what caused the financial crisis of 2008? This is actually … Continue reading The Great Recession – Causes and Effects of the 2008-2009 Financial Crisis