Product Description: Right now, Congress, the Fed, and the Treasury are all gambling with your future and your money. And it's contagious. Economies around the globe are suffering from the biggest multitrillion-dollar bets ever wagered on big governments and miraculous financial interventions in pretend "free markets...read more
Product Description: The fall and rise of a trillion-dollar industry Just three years ago, hedge funds were at the top of the investment world. Years of unparalleled growth had pushed assets to nearly $3 trillion. Leverage was used so aggressively that total long and short investments approached an astonishing $10 trillion...read more
9780071637121 | 1 edition (McGraw-Hill, November 20, 2009), cover price $37.00 | About this edition: The fall and rise of a trillion-dollar industry Just three years ago, hedge funds were at the top of the investment world.