Book Review: The Big Short Shrift

Journal of Economic Literature, June 2011

5 Pages Posted: 25 Feb 2011

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Gary B. Gorton

Yale School of Management; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER); Yale University - Yale Program on Financial Stability

Date Written: February 23, 2011

Abstract

This is a book review of: Michael Lewis, The Big Short (W.W. Norton and Company, New York; 2010) and Gregory Zuckerman, The Greatest Trade Ever (Crown Business, New York; 2009).

Keywords: Financial Crisis

JEL Classification: G00

Suggested Citation

Gorton, Gary B., Book Review: The Big Short Shrift (February 23, 2011). Journal of Economic Literature, June 2011. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1768032

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