The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine
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Those of a certain age might remember that seemingly hot on the heels of Bonfire of the Vanities came Liar’s Poker, a first-hand view of life inside one of the then-dominant Wall Street firms, Salomon Brothers. That fly on the wall look at the shenanigans within the firm that invented mortgage-backed securities was penned by a 20-something Princeton grad turned bond salesman. And for those of us casting a jaundiced eye upon Yuppiedom it had particular resonance.
Michael Lewis went on to become a best-selling author tilling the fields of Continue reading