Banking as Moral Hazard

By Scott A. Shay

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), January 2009

This article traces how the moral failings of businesspeople in the financial sector led directly to the current economic crisis and reminds the reader that those who are suffering the most are not the nation's wealthiest citizens, but rather its poorest and most vulnerable members.

Topic: Socioeconomic Status, Morality, Communal Responsibility, Ethics, Economy, Values

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 39/656

Page Number(s): 7-8

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Shay, Scott A. Banking as Moral Hazard. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). January 2009: 7-8.


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