Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP): Implementation and Status

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The Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) was created by the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act1 (EESA) enacted on October 3, 2008, to address the ongoing financial crisis. This report provides a brief outline of the programs created under TARP, recent changes made by Congress, and a summary of the current status and estimated costs of the program. It also provides an Appendix that contains detailed discussions of the individual TARP programs. This report will be updated as warranted by market and legislative events.

Creator(s): Webel, Baird
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: May 18, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Webel, Baird

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: May 18, 2012
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The Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) was created by the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act1 (EESA) enacted on October 3, 2008, to address the ongoing financial crisis. This report provides a brief outline of the programs created under TARP, recent changes made by Congress, and a summary of the current status and estimated costs of the program. It also provides an Appendix that contains detailed discussions of the individual TARP programs. This report will be updated as warranted by market and legislative events.

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31 pages.

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