All the Devils Are Here

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Published: 2011-08-30

ISBN: 9781591844389

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Portfolio Trade

Synopsis

The New York Times bestseller hailed as "the best business book of 2010" (Huffington Post). As soon as the financial crisis erupted, the finger-pointing began. Should the blame fall on Wall Street, Main Street, or Pennsylvania Avenue? On greedy traders, misguided regulators, sleazy subprime companies, cowardly legislators, or clueless home buyers?According to Bethany McLean and Joe Nocera, two of America’s most acclaimed business journalists, the real answer is all of the above-and more. Many devils helped bring hell to the economy. And the full story, in all of its complexity

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Price: $17.00


Too Big to Fail

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Published: 2011-05-11

ISBN: 9780143120278

Format: B-Movie tie-in

Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics)

Synopsis

Andrew Ross Sorkin is the award-winning chief mergers and acquisitions reporter for The New York Times, a columnist, and assistant editor of business and finance news. He is also the editor and founder of DealBook, an online daily financial report. He has won a Gerald Loeb Award, the highest honor in business journalism, and a Society of American Business Editors and Writers Award. In 2007, the World Economic Forum named him a Young Global Leader.

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Price: $18.00


Crisis Economics

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Published: 2011-04-26

ISBN: 9780143119630

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics)

Synopsis

“A succinct, lucid and compelling account . . . Essential reading.” -Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times Renowned economist Nouriel Roubini electrified the financial community by predicting the current crisis before others in his field saw it coming. This myth-shattering book reveals the methods he used to foretell the current crisis and shows how those methods can help us make sense of the present and prepare for the future. Using an unconventional blend of historical analysis with masterful knowledge of global economics, Nouriel Roubini and Stephen Mihm, a journalist and professor of economic

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Price: $17.00


All the Devils Are Here

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Published: 2010-11-16

ISBN: 9781591843634

Format: B-Hardcover

Publisher: Portfolio Hardcover

Synopsis

“Hell is empty, and all the devils are here.” -Shakespeare, The TempestAs soon as the financial crisis erupted, the finger-pointing began. Should the blame fall on Wall Street, Main Street, or Pennsylvania Avenue? On greedy traders, misguided regulators, sleazy subprime companies, cowardly legislators, or clueless home buyers?According to Bethany McLean and Joe Nocera, two of America’s most acclaimed business journalists, the real answer is all of the above-and more. Many devils helped bring hell to the economy. And the full story, in all of its complexity and detail, is like the legend of the

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Price: $32.95


Bought and Paid For

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Published: 2010-10-05

ISBN: 9781595230713

Format: B-Hardcover

Publisher: Sentinel HC

Synopsis

A top reporter exposes the deep ties between the Obama administration and the big banks that are bankrupting our country. As the recession continues, President Obama has chastised the “fat cats” who feast off government bailout money while unemployment remains high and smaller businesses struggle. But according to Gasparino, Obama is faking his outrage, and his calls for new policies to rein in banks that are “too big to fail” are just pabulum. In reality, Obama has climbed into bed with Wall Street CEOs, giving them what they want so they will support his liberal, big- government agenda. As a

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Price: $26.95


The Weekend That Changed Wall Street

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Published: 2010-09-07

ISBN: 9781591843511

Format: B-Hardcover

Publisher: Portfolio Hardcover

Synopsis

America’s most famous business reporter gives her unique perspective on the white-knuckle weekend that brought the financial world to its knees. During a single historic weekend (September 12-14, 2008) the fate of Lehman Brothers was sealed, Merrill Lynch barely survived, and AIG became a ward of the federal government. Top CNBC anchor Maria Bartiromo spent the entire weekend taking frantic phone calls from the most powerful players on Wall Street and in Washington, as they toiled to keep the economy from complete collapse. Those CEOs and dozens of other sources gave Bartiromo behind-the-scenes

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Price: $26.95


Too Big to Fail

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Published: 2010-09-07

ISBN: 9780143118244

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics)

Synopsis

A brilliantly reported true-life thriller that goes behind the scenes of the financial crisis on Wall Street and in Washington. In one of the most gripping financial narratives in decades, Andrew Ross Sorkin-a New York Times columnist and one of the country’s most respected financial reporters-delivers the first definitive blow- by-blow account of the epochal economic crisis that brought the world to the brink. Through unprecedented access to the players involved, he re-creates all the drama and turmoil of these turbulent days, revealing never-before-disclosed details and recounting how, motivated

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Price: $18.00


Too Good to Be True

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Published: 2010-07-06

ISBN: 9781591842996

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Portfolio Trade

Synopsis

The untold story of the Madoff scandal, by one of the first journalists to question his investment practices Despite all the headlines about Bernard Madoff, he is still shrouded in mystery. How did he fool so many smart investors for so long? Who among his family and employees knew the truth? The person best qualified to answer these questions is Erin Arvedlund. In early 2001, she was suspicious of the amazing returns of Madoff’s hedge fund. Her subsequent article in Barron’s could have prevented a lot of misery, had the SEC followed up. Arvedlund presents a sweeping narrative of Madoff’s

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Price: $16.00


Crisis Economics

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Published: 2010-05-13

ISBN: 9780142427712

Format: CD- Unabridged

Publisher: Penguin Audio

Synopsis

Unabridged CDs, 9 CDs, 11 hours Read by TBA This myth-shattering book reveals the methods Nouriel Roubini used to foretell the current crisis before other economists saw it coming and shows how those methods can help us make sense of the present and prepare for the future.

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Price: $39.95


Crisis Economics

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Published: 2010-05-11

ISBN: 9781594202506

Format: B-Hardcover

Publisher: Penguin Press HC, The

Synopsis

This myth shattering book reveals the methods Nouriel Roubini used to foretell the current crisis before other economists saw it coming and shows how those methods can help us make sense of the present and prepare for the future. Renowned economist Nouriel Roubini electrified his profession and the larger financial community by predicting the current crisis well in advance of anyone else. Unlike most in his profession who treat economic disasters as freakish once-in-­a-lifetime events without clear cause, Roubini, after decades of careful research around the world, realized that they were

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Price: $27.95


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