The money game
Vintage Books, 1976 - 253 pages
"This is a modern classic." -Paul A. Samuelson, First American Nobel Prize Winner in Economics "The best book there is about the stock market and all that goes with it." -The New York Times Book Review "Anyone whose orientation is toward where the action is, where the happenings happen, should buy a copy ofThe Money Gameand read it with due diligence." -Book World " 'Adam Smith' is a veteran observer and commentator on the events and people of Wall Street.... His thorough knowledge of financial affairs gives his observations a great degree of authenticity. But the joy of reading this book comes from his delightful sense of humor. He is a lively and ingeniously witty writer who never stoops to acerbity. None of the solemn, sacred cows of Wall Street escapes debunking." -Library Journal
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REALLY A CROWD? "The crowd always loses," wrote Mr. Fred C. Kelly in a
noted work on the stock market in 1930, "because the crowd is always wrong. It is
wrong because it behaves normally." What the crowd — or the public — or the ...
Doctors, merchants, lawyers, chiefs — can all these scattered people really
constitute a crowd? At the end of the nineteenth century a French physician
called Gustave Le Bon published his Psychologie des Foules, translated as The
"Crowds," says Dr. Le Bon, "are somewhat like the sphinx of ancient fable: it is
necessary to arrive at a solution of the problems offered by their psychology or to
resign ourselves to being devoured by them." Or, as Kipling might have said, ...
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Preface to the Vintage Edition
IDENTITY ANXIETY MONEY
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