Published 2008 by Commission of Investigation of the State of New York in [New York, N.Y.] .
Written in EnglishRead online
|Other titles||Easy money and the mortgage meltdown, The subprime mortgage crisis in New York State|
|Statement||Commission of Investigation of the State of New York.|
|Contributions||Lerner, Alfred D., 1928-|
|LC Classifications||HG2040.5.U6 N58 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 61 p. :|
|Number of Pages||61|
|LC Control Number||2008379196|
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He has lived most of his life on the Massachusetts coast. The ‘perfect storm’ is a once-in-a-hundred-years combination: a high pressure system from the Great Lakes, running into storm winds over an Atlantic island – Sable Island – and colliding with a weather system from the Caribbean: Hurricane Grace.
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