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  • How are reviewers describing this item?
    financial, great, big, good and many.
  • Our engine has profiled the reviewer patterns and has determined that there is minimal deception involved.
  • Our engine has determined that the review content quality is high and informative.
  • Our engine has discovered that over 90% high quality reviews are present.
  • This product had a total of 2,462 reviews as of our last analysis date on Mar 27 2019.
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Michael Lewis exposes the true facts & culprits behind the mortgage meltdown leading us into the Great Recession.

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Rich in anecdotes rather than data, a very good introduction to the opaque subject of the 2008 financial crisis as seen by down...  Read More

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Fantastic telling of a story too good to be made up. Lewis has a style that engrossed the reader and makes even the most compli...  Read More

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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    While most homeowners were defaulting on their mortgages and being displaced, these investors were making hundreds of millions of dollars betting against the markets.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Then he introduces us to the players who had the smarts to see that it was all smoke and mirrors and the conviction to risk their careers and reputations acting on it.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    The rest of the book was read by someone else who relatively is less engaging but ok.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Rich in anecdotes rather than data, a very good introduction to the opaque subject of the 2008 financial crisis as seen by down-to-earth industry insiders, not out-of-touch experts.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Amazing book, even better with more detail than the movie.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I thought this would be a dry read, and i would have a difficult time understanding it, but i could barely put the book down.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    In our current political environment, this should be required reading for american politicians who seem intent on recreating this world for themselves and screwing america and americans in the process.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    The profile of michael blurry, from scion capital is very revealing.

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