Winner of the Helen Bernstein Award for Excellence in Journalism One of Business Weekas aTen Best Business Books of the Yeara When it was published in 1994, A Piece of the Action was wildly acclaimed by Fortune, The Wall Street Journal, authors Michael Lewis and Brian Burroughs; it won the Helen Bernstein Prize and was a national bestseller. Joseph Nocera describes the historical process by which millions of middle class Americans went from being saversapeople who kept their money in the bank, and spent it frugallyato being unrepentant borrowers and investors. A Piece of the Action is an important piece of financial and social history, and with a new introduction, Noceraas 2013 critique of the uses of the revolution is a powerful warning and admonition to understand what is at stake before we act, to look before we jump.How the Middle Class Joined the Money Class Joe Nocera. the Internet bubblea and ... In Boston, the Herald, a tabloid then owned by Rupert Murdoch, began running a stock market game for its readers. I would wander into the Fidelityanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Piece of the Action|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2013-01-15|