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Author Roddan, Michael, author.

Title The people vs the banks / Michael Roddan.

Published Carlton, Victoria : Melbourne University Press, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail SpC/MUP  332.1 RODD    NOT FOR LOAN
Physical description ix, 342 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Abbreviations -- Barbarians at the gate -- Capital in the twentieth century -- The impeccable system -- Justice must be seen to be done -- Irrational exuberance -- Liars and thieves -- Boom and bust -- A sorry business -- Worker's capital -- The big rort -- Doctor's orders -- How much is enough? -- Last gunslingers in town -- The watchdogs that didn't bark -- Veni, vidi, vici -- Ill fares the land -- Acknowledgements.
Summary The banking royal commission has put the financial sector on trial and exposed its self-interest, corruption and excess. The people vs the banks reveals what happens when businesses put profit before punters, reward bad behaviour and assume they are beyond the law.
Subject Australia. Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry.
Westpac Banking Corporation.
National Australia Bank.
Australia and New Zealand Banking Group.
Commonwealth Bank (Australia)
Australian Securities and Investments Commission.
Australian Prudential Regulation Authority.
Banks and banking -- Corrupt practices -- Australia.
Trials (Fraud) -- Australia.
Bankers -- Malpractice -- Australia.
Banking law -- Australia.
Financial institutions -- Australia.
Executives -- Australia -- Psychology.
Consumers -- Australia -- Attitudes.
Consumer complaints -- Australia.
Consumer satisfaction -- Australia.
Banks and banking -- Australia.
Variant Title People versus the banks.
ISBN 9780522875188 (paperback)