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Capital Markets, Derivatives, and the Law: Positivity and Preparation

Alan N. Rechtschaffen


The American economy looks good. This is in the wake of a decade where dramatic failures in individual markets and institutions sparked a global financial crisis resulting in political, social, and economic unrest. In the United States, a host of legislative acts completely reshaped the regulatory landscape. This book investigates the structure and the workings of financial instruments and the capital markets; it considers market evolution after the crisis and the impact of Central Bank policy. In doing so, it provides the tools to recognize vulnerabilities in capital market trading activities ... More

Keywords: individual markets, global financial crisis, capital markets, regulation, market evolution, Central Bank policy

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9780190879631
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2019 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780190879631.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Alan N. Rechtschaffen, author
Senior Member, The Rechtschaffen Group