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2007: Great Recession & its Aftermath

The Great Recession & its Aftermath period is 2007 through the present.
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2007: Subprime Mortgage Crisis

The Subprime Mortgage Crisis of 2007–10: How and Why the Crisis Occurred
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2007: Support for Specific Institutions

The failures of Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers and the bailout of AIG occurred in 2008.
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2007: Fed Credit Programs

The Federal Reserve introduced various credit programs to deal with the crisis.
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2007: Great Recession of 2007–09

The Great Recession began in December 2007 and ended in June 2009, which makes it the longest recession since WWII.
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2010: Dodd-Frank Act

The Dodd-Frank Act Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 was signed July 21, 2010.
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