Manias, Panics and Crashes
A History of Financial CrisesBook - 2005
Manias, Panics, and Crashes, Fifth Edition is an engaging and entertaining account of the way that mismanagement of money and credit has led to financial explosions over the centuries. Covering such topics as the history and anatomy of crises, speculative manias, and the lender of last resort, this book puts the turbulence of the financial world in perspective. The updated fifth edition expands upon each chapter, and includes two new chapters focusing on significant financial crises of the last fifteen years.
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2005.
Edition: 5th ed.
Branch Call Number: 338. 542 KIN 2005
Characteristics: viii, 309 p.