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Reviews from the magazine email facebook twitter sign up for newsletter from the magazine even michael lewis was surprised hollywood bet on the big short in early 2008, i started working on what became my book the big short. That, however, is the story michael lewis chooses to recount in his new book, the big short in lesser hands, that choice could easily come off as crass the big short is as good as moneyball, but it isn't as fun. News and reviews: the economist: the big sort the wall street journal: 'like-minded, living nearby' (april 22, 2008) alan ehrenhalt, executive editor of governing magazine: a book posing hard questions for readers across the political spectrum. Before i read the big short by michael lewis the big short follows the stories of several wall street outsiders who bet against the housing market using credit default swaps and ended up making hundreds of millions of book review, reviews tagged with: cdo, credit default swap.
This is a book review of: michael lewis, the big short (ww norton and company, new york 2010) and gregory zuckerman, the greatest trade ever (crown business. The big short has its flaws, but is one of the more unique movies based on non-fiction literature in recent memory. Back in 2010, when mr lewis's book came out, it was as ubiquitous an accessory for business-class airline passengers as the twilight novels were for adolescent girls movie review: 'the big short.
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