A license to steal: the untold story of Michael Milken and the conspiracy to bilk the nation
This sobering, at times terrifying tale reveals how Michael Milken, calling upon questionable financial backers and enrolling the influence of powerful figures in journalism, academia, and politics, convinced an eager--and greedy--nation that junk bonds were the key to untold wealth. Now Stein details how Milken became so powerful, who helped him, and how his junk-bond operation really worked.
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Review: A License to Steal: The Untold Story of Michael Milken and the Conspiracy to Bilk the NationUser Review - Nathan Willard - Goodreads
I honestly couldn't believe this book was written by Ben Stein when I read it. An incredibly detailed and clear report of how Michael Milken's basic misunderstanding and then bad faith ... Read full review
Review: A License to Steal: The Untold Story of Michael Milken and the Conspiracy to Bilk the NationUser Review - Goodreads
Ben Stein is one of my favorite columnists. I fell in love with his columns in American Spectator back in the early 90s and his incredibly passions for his dogs. Michael Milken and his junk bond kingdom made a compelling read for me and a true believer in Ben Stein's judgements.
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