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 ...
By Bethany McLean
Paperback: 416 pages
Publisher: Portfolio; Reprint edition (August 30, 2011)
Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 1.1 x 8.5 inches
Amazon Rank: 86142
Format: PDF ePub TXT book
This is not the sexiest book on the financial meltdown, but it probably is the most detailed, sober analysis of the lead-up to the crisis to come out so far. For a play-by-play of CEOs running around on Lehman weekend and dodging each other's calls (