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On The Brink

The ultimate ‘insider,’ is former Treasury secretary Henry Paulson, who tells his story in "On the Brink Inside the Race to Stop the Collapse of the Global Financial System."

Paulson lays out the decisions and reasoning for sacrificing Fannie and Freddie, bailing out Wall Street financial firms and the controversial rescue of AIG – a company who’s seemingly incompetent management perplexed and frustrated so many, including then-President Bush.

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