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Diary of a Very Bad Year

  • Couverture cartonnée
  • 272 Nombre de pages
Features interviews with an anonymous hedge fund manager on the global economic crisis, in a volume framed by narrative vignettes ... Lire la suite
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Features interviews with an anonymous hedge fund manager on the global economic crisis, in a volume framed by narrative vignettes on major contributing factors.

#8220;n+1 (in the person of Keith Gessen) lends an outsider’s ear to the brilliant disquisitions of a guy caught in the middle of it all. . . . Excellent reading. . . . Compelling.”

Auteur

n+1 is a twice-yearly print journal of politics, literature, and culture. Founded in 2004, it has been praised by the New York Times, TLS, Boston Globe, and Le Revue Des Deux Mondes, and reviled by the New Criterion and Gawker. In 2006 it won the Utne Independent Press Award for Best Writing. An anthology of its most significant essays was published in 2008 by Suhrkamp, in German.



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"n + 1" Magazine, a New York literary magazine, presents a profoundly candid and captivating insider account of the economic crisis from an anonymous hedge fund manager.



Résumé

“Diary of a Very Bad Year is a rarity: a book on modern finance that’s both extraordinarily thoughtful and enormously entertaining.”

— James Surowiecki, author of The Wisdom of Crowds

 

“A great read. . . . HFM offers a brilliant financial professional’s view of the economic situation in real time, from September 2007, when problems in financial markets began to surface, until late summer 2009.”

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n+1 is the rightful heir to Partisan Review and the New York Review of Books. It is rigorous, curious and provocative.”

— Malcolm Gladwell

 

A profoundly candid and captivating account of the economic crisis and subprime mortgage collapse, from an anonymous hedge fund manager, as told to the editors of New York literary magazine n+1.

Informations sur le produit

Titre: Diary of a Very Bad Year
Sous-titre: Confessions of an Anonymous Hedge Fund Manager
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Code EAN: 9780061965302
ISBN: 978-0-06-196530-2
Format: Couverture cartonnée
Editeur: Harper Collins (US)
Genre: Droit, vie professionnelle et finances
nombre de pages: 272
Année: 2010

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