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Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Narrator: Joe Ochman
Release Date: January 08, 2019
Fooled by Randomness is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other bo...
Author: Sheelah Kolhatkar | Narrator: Kaleo Griffith
Release Date: March 28, 2017
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “An essential exposé of our times—a work that reveals the deep rot in our financial system . . . Everyone should read this book.”—David Grann, author of Killers of the Flower Moon  ...
Author: Robert Hagstrom | Narrator: Stephen Hoye
Release Date: September 30, 2013
Warren Buffett remains one of the most sought-after and watched figures in business today. He has become a billionaire and investment sage by buying chunks of companies and holding onto them, managing them as businesses, and eventually reaping huge p...
Author: Turney Duff | Narrator: Turney Duff
Release Date: June 04, 2013
New York Times BestsellerThe Buy Side, by former Galleon Group trader Turney Duff, portrays an after-hours Wall Street culture where drugs and sex are rampant and billions in trading commissions flow to those who dangle the most enticements.  A ...
Author: Amy Reading | Narrator: Richard McGonagle
Release Date: March 06, 2012
In 1919, Texas rancher J. Frank Norfleet lost everything he had in a stock market swindle. He did what many other marks did—he went home, borrowed more money from his family, and returned for another round of swindling.     Only after...
Author: Matt Taibbi | Narrator: Patrick Egan
Release Date: November 02, 2010
The dramatic story behind the most audacious power grab in American history   The financial crisis that exploded in 2008 isn’t past but prologue. The stunning rise, fall, and rescue of Wall Street in the bubble-and-bailout era was the comi...
Author: Gregory Zuckerman | Narrator: Marc Cashman
Release Date: November 03, 2009
In 2006, hedge fund manager John Paulson realized something few others suspected--that the housing market and the value of subprime mortgages were grossly inflated and headed for a major fall.  Paulson's background was in mergers and acquisition...
Author: Tim Harford | Narrator: L.J. Ganser
Release Date: January 15, 2008
Life sometimes seems illogical. Individuals do strange things: take drugs, have unprotected sex, mug each other. Love seems irrational, and so does divorce. On a larger scale, life seems no fairer or easier to fathom: Why do some neighborhoods thrive...
Author: Robert Hagstrom | Narrator: Stefan Rudnicki
Release Date: October 26, 2004
First published in 1984, The Warren Buffet Way gave investors their first in-depth look at the innovative investment and business strategies behind this living legend's spectacular success. Tracing Warren Buffett's career from the beginning, Hagstrom...
Author: Robert Hagstrom | Narrator: Stephen Hoye
Release Date: July 08, 2004
First published in 1994, THE WARREN BUFFET WAY gave investors their first in-depth look at the innovative investment and business strategies behind this living legend's spectacular success. Tracing Warren Buffett's career from the beginning, Hagstrom...
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Author: Charles Carlson | Narrator: Charles Carlson
Release Date: July 05, 2000
In the tradition of the megabestseller The Millionaire Next Door, Eight Steps to Seven Figures brings together in-depth interviews with over two hundred everyday people whose investments have made them millionaires. But while The Millionaire Next Doo...
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