Other People's Money: And How the Bankers Use It
Martino Publishing, 2009 - Business & Economics - 240 pages
Reprint. Originally published in New York: F.A. Stokes, c1914. xv, 223 p. The book was based on the revelations of the House of Representatives' Pujo Committee about the predatory practices of J. P. Morgan and other big bankers. "Other People's Money" influenced both Woodrow Wilson's New Freedom agenda and Franklin Roosevelt's New Deal. It also offers valuable lessons for today.
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Review: Other People's Money and How the Bankers Use It (The Bedford Series in History and Culture)User Review - Chris - Goodreads
I assigned this as the first reading for and the second half US Survey course and while I found the subject matter interesting the overall effect was less than satisfactory. I found myself bored ... Read full review
Review: Other People's Money and How the Bankers Use It (The Bedford Series in History and Culture)User Review - Ry - Goodreads
I thought this book was insanely boring. It took me a long time to read because I'd read around ten pages then fall asleep. But, I'm not the target audience for this book. It was a requirement for a class. Read full review