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The Big Short

Inside the Doomsday Machine

by Michael Lewis

Paperback, 291 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $15.95 |

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Inside the Doomsday Machine
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Title
The Big Short
Subtitle
Inside the Doomsday Machine
Author
Michael Lewis

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Book Summary

The author of Liar's Poker shares his insights into the recent economic crisis, citing such factors as expanded home ownership and risky derivative elections in the face of increasing shareholder demands, in a report that also profiles responsible parties in government, financial and private sectors. Reprint.

Awards and Recognition

7 weeks on NPR Paperback Nonfiction Bestseller List