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Market meltdown

The collapse of the United States subprime mortgage market had a ripple effect throughout the world. The subsequent collapse of several American banks and falling international stock markets had severe implications for the world economy. For cartoonists, the challenge was to reflect rising fears centred on the stability of interest rates, superannuation funds and the credit squeeze with pathos and humour.

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