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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If you really want to know all the accounting tricks, ask your accountant, or if he is
loyal to his brethren you can call up Bart Biggs, who runs a hedge fund in
Connecticut and is good at spotting tricks. I don't know Bart Biggs, but he
sounded off ...
And two guys from Very Big Funds. A young gunslinger type from a performance
fund. A hedge fund-er and a man from one of the statistical reporting services.
The effort of introducing everybody makes Scarsdale so nudgy he washes down
Or maybe the hedge fund man isn't short the Fairchild — he hasn't said he was —
maybe he is just making growling noises to make people think he is short the
Fairchild. When the' Rothschilds got the word about the battle of Waterloo — in
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Preface to the Vintage Edition
IDENTITY ANXIETY MONEY
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