A Guide to the Financial Bailout Legislation
John P. Hunt
University of California, Davis - School of Law
October 14, 2008
This paper summarizes and comments on the major provisions of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008, grouping the subjects covered as follows: (1) General Nature and Scope of the Bailout Program; (2) Procedures for Purchase and Sale of Assets; (3) Insurance Program; (4) Executive Compensation; (5) FDIC-Related Provisions; (6) Foreclosure Mitigation/Management Guidelines; (7) General Regulatory Reform; (8) Oversight; (9) Additional Provisions.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 19
Keywords: credit crisis, financial bailout, emergency economic stabilization act
JEL Classification: G18
Date posted: October 15, 2008 ; Last revised: October 16, 2008
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