The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine
ISBN: 0393072231
EAN13: 9780393072235
Language: English
Pages: 266
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 9.00" L x 6.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
Book Overview
In this brilliant account of how the U.S. economy has been driven over the cliff, the author of the bestseller Liar's Poker explains how the free fall of the American economy occurred and who, exactly, is to blame.
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover Why Michael Lewis, according to Malcolm Gladwell, is the finest storyteller of our generation Liar's Poker So memorable and alive. . . . It's one of those rare works that encapsulate and define an era. . . . Remember the 1980s? When you want to recall this roaring decade, pick up a copy of Liar's Poker . -- Fortune Devastatingly funny. --New York Moneyball The best business book Lewis has written. It may be the best business book anyone has written. --Mark Gerson, The Weekly Standard A brilliantly told tale. . . . Michael Lewis's beautiful obsession with the idea of value has once again yielded gold. --Garry Trudeau