Crisis Of Credit Visualized
The Short and Simple Story of the Credit Crisis. By Jonathan Jarvis. Crisisofcredit.com The goal of giving form to a complex situation like the credit crisis is to quickly supply the essence of the situation to those unfamiliar and uninitiated. This project was completed as part of my thesis work in the Media Design Program, a graduate studio at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. For more on my broader thesis work exploring the use of new media to make sense of a increasingly complex world, visit jdjarvis.com or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org - http://crisisofcredit.com/
Tax Havens: The Hidden Hand in the Financial Crisis
The financial crisis seems as if it emerged from nowhere and struck as hard and fast as lightening. How did so many financial institutions crumble with so little warning? There are many reasons, but one that has not been given much attention is how tax havens helped enable the mess â and how several of the big companies that have received billions of bailout dollars were also the most active in the shady world of offshore finance.