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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When the brokers first met under the buttonwood tree in 1794, a kind of club was
formed, with the members agreeing on the fees or commissions to be charged to
those outside the club who wanted to use the facilities to trade. That fee was the ...
One day he came in and said he wanted me to take part of the account and trade
it, every day. I wanted to know why. " 'I ride home on the train at night,' he said, '
and everybody else turns to the stock page to see what happened that day.
In trade the United States is in pretty good shape — a couple billion more corning
in from sales of soybeans and wheat and aircraft than go out for the Volkswagens
and Scotch and copper. But then the tourists take wing — more of them every ...
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Preface to the Vintage Edition
IDENTITY ANXIETY MONEY
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