These six books — about financial history and how economics went astray — are informative and enjoyable.
What follows is my list of six for 2009, books that I found informative and enjoyable this year. Three of the books cover aspects of financial history, including one on the greatest capitalists ever and two on the era that led to the Great Depression. The other three deal with how economics went astray.
Tuesday, January 12, 2010
- Existing-Home Sales Plunge
- Two Big Printers Expected to Merge
- Demand for Macs, iPhones Fuels Apple
- One Third U.S. is Now Below the Poverty Line
- WSJ Top News Friday-Sat, Jan. 22-23, 2010
- Time to Sell Health-Care Stocks?
- Falling Beer Sales Have Brewery Mergers Over a Bar...
- Starbucks Growth Revives, Perked by Via
- New York Times to Charge for Web
- Apple Sees New Money in Old Media
- WSJ Top News Tuesday, Jan 19
- JPMorgan Chase Earns $11.7 Billion
- Taxing the Banks For the Bailout
- WSJ News Jan. 16-17
- A Window Opens on Pay for Bosses
- Shares Edge Higher as Investors Await Earnings
- Wall Street, the Depression and the Lords of Finan...
- The Fox News Architect
- A Fox Chief at the Pinnacle of Media and Politics
- WSJ Top News - Monday, Jan 11, 2010
- WSJ Top News - Fri-Saturday Jan 8-9 2010
- If Fed Missed This Bubble, Will It See a New One?
- WSJ Top News - Wednesday 1-6-10
- Could Apple's Tablet be a Savior for Print Publica...
- Cinema Surpassed DVD Sales in 2009
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