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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I'm getting a stake together for my old age.' "I let the reference to old age pass. "
The Morgan bank is doing a very good job,' I said. " 'I looked up those stocks the
Morgan bank manages,' Grandma said. 'Boring. They never move.' " 'Now listen!
The stock has a good move, from eighty to one hundred ten. I tell this lousy tout, I
say, I want to sell if it's going down. He says the future looks good. The stock
drops to seventy, I'm actually losing money. At seventy all of a sudden he sees
Well, They are the people who move stocks. They get the information first, maybe
They even create the information, and They are about to put the stock up or down
. They are mysterious, anonymous, powerful, and They know everything.
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What is remarkable about this book is how ie speaks to the issues that led to the meltdown of 2007 and 2008. The missage is sim;ple.. Beware.Many of the Amazon nreviewers commented on how the book is a pleasure to read. It it. there is humor as well as advice. Read full review
Preface to the Vintage Edition
IDENTITY ANXIETY MONEY
Can Footprints Predict the Future?
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