The Devil's Casino: Friendship, Betrayal, and the High Stakes Games Played Inside Lehman Brothers
The inside story of what really happened at Lehman Brothers and why it failed
The fall of Lehman Brothers has been one of the most controversial and debated topics of 2008. Was it the great mistake of 2008, and the catalyst for the credit crisis that has spun out of control? Was it just a matter of moral hazard or was it in fact the cumulation of a series of mistakes made...more
That assumption was wrong. As Ward herself goes to pains to note, The Devil's Casino was an inti...more
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