The Big Short

Inside the Doomsday Machine

by Michael Lewis

Hardcover, 266 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $27.95 | purchase

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The Big Short
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Inside the Doomsday Machine
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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.