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1930–1931: Regional Banking Panics

Lecture no. 40 from the course: Crashes and Crises: Lessons from a History of Financial Disasters

1930–1931: Regional Banking Panics

Taught by Professor Connel Fullenkamp | 06 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Economics & Finance Courses

Learn how layoffs, lower consumer spending, and defaults on mortgages and other loans left banks vulnerable and kicked off a series of regional banking panics in late 1930 that shook the nation.

96 Lectures

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Fintech, Crypto, and the Future of Disaster
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Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains
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Cryptocurrency’s Biggest Threat
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The Con Men Charles Ponzi and Ivar Kreuger
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Three Key Ingredients of Charles Ponzi’s Scheme
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The Match King: Charming, Charismatic, and a Cheat
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Lessons from Ponzi and Kreuger
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A Boom in Busts
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A History of Chaos: From Tulips to 1929
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Unleashing Deregulation, Leverage, and Risk
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When Society and Regulation Conflict
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The Tulip Bubble
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High Fashion, Broken Bulbs, and Avid Traders
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The South Sea Bubble
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British Government Cuts a Nifty Deal
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Rational Behavior in Irrational Markets
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The Mississippi Bubble
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European Adventure: The Future of Money
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The Paper Money Experiment Ends
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Holes in the Ground: Mining Stock Frauds
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George Graham Rice: World-Class Liar
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Herbert Hoover’s Close Call in London
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The Panic of 1907
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Hyperinflation in Germany and Zimbabwe
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The Origins of the German (or Weimar) Hyperinflation
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The Crash of 1929
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1930–1931: Regional Banking Panics
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Britain Abandons the Gold Standard
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A New Era of Stability
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The Savings and Loan Crisis
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Texas, Oil, and a Boom in Trouble
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Silverado: Hustling Real Estate Deals
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Zombie S&Ls: Life after Death
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The Crash of 1987
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Replication, Arbitrage, and the Creation of Portfolio Insurance
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The Market Cools in October 1987
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Was Portfolio Insurance at Fault for the Crash?
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Japan’s Lost Decade
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The Wild Ride Begins
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Japan’s Nikkei 225 Index
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The End of the Convoy System
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Bankers Trust Swaps
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The Global Money Supply Expands
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Subprime Debt and the Run on Wall Street
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