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The 2008 economic crisis and subsequent regulations have dealt a deathblow to many players in the US banking industry


Map of study countries and their suicide rates in 2009. Research finds that after the 2008 economic crisis, rates of suicide increased in the European and American countries studied, particularly in men and in countries with higher levels of job loss. Study at

Best-selling author Naomi Klein examines how the 2008 economic crisis and bank bailouts continue to shape political momentum to tackle climate change; Obama’s attempt to be a climate leader at the COP 21 meeting in Paris; and the potential for new Canada’s new Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.


"Break in Case of Emergency" by Jessica Winter. Taking a poorly defined job at a feminist nonprofit when the 2008 economic crisis forces her to abandon her once-promising art career, Jen finds herself in a toxic workplace of back-stabbing co-workers under an egocentric philanthropist boss while struggling with insecurity in the face of her successful friends.

If Only Spain Embraced Bitcoin and Zero Governance Since 2008 Spain has endureda prolonged economic recession and at the moment the country is running without a government. However throughout this turbulence Spaniards are getting along just fine Bitcoin is growingpopular thereand the economic downturn has spurredseveralfintech startups. Also read:Russia South Africa Join to Develop Blockchain Tech Spains Lack of Governance Is Exciting Spanish Citizens According to reports Spains…


Rather than level blame for the global financial crisis of 2008 and the growing disparity in wealth on individual leaders, organizations, or incidents, Four horsemen raises questions about the validity of the modern economic system as a whole and presents solutions to the problem.

Illegals Fleeing U.S. Economic Climate for Opportunities in Mexico | according to official numbers, more than 800,000 undocumented workers came to the United States during 2009-2014 while more than 1 million fled the U.S. during the same period. It seems that employment became more difficult after the 2008 economic crisis, while Mexico’s economy actually improved.

During the 2008 economic crisis, Iceland’s government froze offshore accounts held by foreign investors in that country’s currency, the krona.


‘Brickman Brando Bubble Boom’ at Ellen Stewart Theater

Using projected scenes from Marlon Brando films, a Spanish performance group deconstructs the 2008 economic crisis.

from The Huffington Post

How 'Slow Travel' Transformed This Couple's Life

When Mark and Betsy Blondin emerged from the 2008 economic crisis with huge financial losses, they did what some would consider the unthinkable. They packed their lives into a couple of suitcases, left behind their hometown of Carlsbad, California, a...