12 results   page 1 of 1  
view sort by
Business & Economics - Banks & Banking
Author: Lev Menand | Narrator: Mark Deakins
Release Date: May 10, 2022
Do the Fed’s efforts to stabilize the economy worsen inequality?The Federal Reserve, the U.S. central bank, was built for a monetary system composed primarily of investor-owned, government-chartered banks. But over the years, the erosion of ban...
Author: Roger Lowenstein | Narrator: Kaleo Griffith
Release Date: March 08, 2022
“Captivating . . . [Lowenstein] makes what subsequently occurred at Treasury and on Wall Street during the early 1860s seem as enthralling as what transpired on the battlefield or at the White House.” —Harold Holzer, Wall Street Jou...
Author: Eliot Brown and Maureen Farrell | Narrator: Thérèse Plummer
Release Date: July 20, 2021
WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER • A FINANCIAL TIMES, FORTUNE, AND NPR BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR • “The riveting, definitive account of WeWork, one of the wildest business stories of our time.”—Matt Levine, Money Stuff columnist...
Author: Zachary Karabell | Narrator: Zachary Karabell
Release Date: May 18, 2021
A sweeping history of the legendary private investment firm Brown Brothers Harriman, exploring its central role in the story of American wealth and its rise to global powerConspiracy theories have always swirled around Brown Brothers Harriman, and no...
Author: William D. Cohan | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: February 28, 2017
A timely, counterintuitive defense of Wall Street and the big banks as the invisible—albeit flawed—engines that power our ideas, and should be made to work better for all of us Maybe you think the banks should be broken up and the bankers...
Author: Mohamed A. El-Erian | Narrator: Dan Woren
Release Date: March 29, 2016
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A roadmap to what lies ahead and the decisions we must make now to stave off the next global economic and financial crisis, from one of the world’s most influential economic thinkers and the author of When ...
Author: Roger Lowenstein | Narrator: Robertson Dean
Release Date: October 20, 2015
A tour de force of historical reportage, America’s Bank illuminates the tumultuous era and remarkable personalities that spurred the unlikely birth of America’s modern central bank, the Federal Reserve. Today, the Fed is the bedrock of th...
Author: William D. Cohan | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: April 12, 2011
The bestselling author of the acclaimed House of Cards and The Last Tycoons turns his spotlight on to Goldman Sachs and the controversy behind its success. From the outside, Goldman Sachs is a perfect company. The Goldman PR ...
All the Devils Are Here Cover
Author: Joe Nocera and Bethany McLean | Narrator: Dennis Boutsikaris
Release Date: November 16, 2010
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 gre...
All the Devils Are Here Cover
Author: Greg Farrell | Narrator: Dan Woren
Release Date: November 02, 2010
The intimate, fly-on-the wall tale of the decline and fall of an America icon With one notable exception, the firms that make up what we know as Wall Street have always been part of an inbred, insular culture that most people only vaguely unders...
Author: Andrew Ross Sorkin | Narrator: William Hughes
Release Date: September 22, 2009
Andrew Ross Sorkin's websiteAndrew Ross Sorkin's interview on Charlie RoseWatch a VideoAndrew Ross Sorkin delivers the first true behind-the-scenes, moment-by-moment account of how the greatest financial crisis since the Great Depression developed in...
When Genius Failed Cover
Author: Roger Lowenstein | Narrator: Roger Lowenstein
Release Date: September 04, 2001
John Meriwether, a famously successful Wall Street trader, spent the 1980s as a partner at Salomon Brothers, establishing the best--and the brainiest--bond arbitrage group in the world. A mysterious and shy midwesterner, he knitted together a group o...
When Genius Failed Cover