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Visual guide to the financial crisis

Richard Core Nov 17, 2008


]()The site has come up with another way to look at the financial crisis. Check out the quotes from notable experts who got it wrong. One of the best (or worst): “The idea that we’re going to see a collapse in the housing market seems to me improbable.”

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