Where are the customers' yachts? or, A good hard look at Wall Street
One of the most amusing and penetrating views of Wall Street ever written. Enlightening and hilarious, packed with brilliantly funny anecdotes and astute observations on Wall Street and its players. The title derives from the naive comment of a New York tourist who, when shown the East River was told "there are the great Wall Street brokers Yachts".
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - dougb56586 - LibraryThing
This book is a humorous review of the Stock Market. It was written about 10 years after the 1929 stock market crash by an author who had been working on Wall Street at the time. His definitions of ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - drewfull - LibraryThing
A fun book that offers no solutions nor concrete advice, but does it's darndest to illustrate the problems on 1930's Wall Street, most of which are as poignant today as they were then. Schwed is ... Read full review
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Where Are the Customers' Yachts? or A Good Hard Look at Wall Street
Fred Schwed, Jr.
No preview available - 1995