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User Review  - yapete - LibraryThing

This book gives an excellent, although sometimes a little bit daunting (for the layperson) introduction how we got ourselves into the current economic mess. It also details previous crashes (1987 ... Read full review

Review: The Trillion Dollar Meltdown: Easy Money, High Rollers, and the Great Credit Crash

User Review  - Paul Tennant - Goodreads

Its a short read, that is loaded with info. Great book exposing you to systemic risk, and exploding debt dynamics. A great book on the systemic risks the world faced at the onset of 2008 in the US ... Read full review

Review: The Trillion Dollar Meltdown: Easy Money, High Rollers, and the Great Credit Crash

User Review  - Bart - Goodreads

This book is an excellent and sophisticated treatment of how we came to the temporary end of the free market on 9/18/08. Charles R. Morris does a fine job of explaining impenetrably difficult ... Read full review

Review: The Trillion Dollar Meltdown: Easy Money, High Rollers, and the Great Credit Crash

User Review  - Andrea - Goodreads

After reading this book - you will discover that the "market" is way more complicated then you ever imagined. You'll also understand just how crazy it all is and the perfect place for a thief ... Read full review

Review: The Trillion Dollar Meltdown: Easy Money, High Rollers, and the Great Credit Crash

User Review  - Kathleen Gilroy - Goodreads

Another quick listen on audible. If you would really like to understand how the credit bubble was formed and why it is now melting down, this is a must-read. Morris simply and clearly explicates the ... Read full review

Review: The Trillion Dollar Meltdown: Easy Money, High Rollers, and the Great Credit Crash

User Review  - Todd - Goodreads

This book more than any other has ruined my "faith" in the infallibility of Capitalism. Morris does fine job of pulling away the curtain and showing the pitfalls of high finance and how those at the ... Read full review

Review: The Trillion Dollar Meltdown: Easy Money, High Rollers, and the Great Credit Crash

User Review  - Connie Kuntz - Goodreads

What an amazing analysis of how the USA got its IOU! Although it was hard for me to remember all the acronyms, I felt inspired and informed as I read this book. It covers the pros and cons of ... Read full review

Review: The Trillion Dollar Meltdown: Easy Money, High Rollers, and the Great Credit Crash

User Review  - Ron - Goodreads

Essentially explains (and predicts, given it was written about a year ago) the current financial crash. Oddest fact from the book? US Economy is about $14 trillion. The world economy is about $54 trillion. Value of financial derivatives before this meltdown began? $500 trillion. Read full review


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