2007: Great Recession & its AftermathThe Great Recession & its Aftermath period is 2007 through the present.
2007: Subprime Mortgage CrisisThe Subprime Mortgage Crisis of 2007–10: How and Why the Crisis Occurred
2007: Support for Specific InstitutionsThe failures of Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers and the bailout of AIG occurred in 2008.
2007: Fed Credit ProgramsThe Federal Reserve introduced various credit programs to deal with the crisis.
2007: Great Recession of 2007–09The Great Recession began in December 2007 and ended in June 2009, which makes it the longest recession since WWII.
2010: Dodd-Frank ActThe Dodd-Frank Act Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 was signed July 21, 2010.