Young Money: Inside the Hidden World of Wall Street's Post-Crash Recruits

Becoming a young Wall Street banker is like pledging the world s most lucrative and soul crushing fraternity Every year, thousands of eager college graduates are hired by the world s financial giants, where they re taught the secrets of making obscene amounts of money as well as how to dress,

The Bankster

The uneasy calm in Greater Boston Global Bank GB2 is shattered when a series of murders rock the fa ade of the compliant and conforming bank that GB2 has built up over the years Who is to blame Who is driving these intriguing and bone chilling murders What is the motive behind these gruesome

The Lost Bank: The Story of Washington Mutual-The Biggest Bank Failure in American History

Based on reporting for which the author was named a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the Gerald Loeb Award, this book traces the rise and spectacular fall of Washington Mutual.During the most dizzying days of the financial crisis, Washington Mutual, a bank with hundreds of billions of dollars in

The Financial Crisis and the Free Market Cure: Why Pure Capitalism Is the World Economy's Only Hope

John A Allison is the longest serving CEO of a top 25 financial institution, having served as Chairman of BB T for twenty years He currently serves as President and CEO of the Cato Institute and as a distinguished professor at the Wake Forest University Schools of Business He is also one of the

Fragile by Design: The Political Origins of Banking Crises and Scarce Credit

Why stable banking systems are so rare Why are banking systems unstable in so many countries but not in others The United States has had twelve systemic banking crises since 1840, while Canada has had none The banking systems of Mexico and Brazil have not only been crisis prone but have provided