The Resource History of greed : financial fraud from tulip mania to Bernie Madoff, David E.Y. Sarna

History of greed : financial fraud from tulip mania to Bernie Madoff, David E.Y. Sarna

Label
History of greed : financial fraud from tulip mania to Bernie Madoff
Title
History of greed
Title remainder
financial fraud from tulip mania to Bernie Madoff
Statement of responsibility
David E.Y. Sarna
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The inside stories of some of the more infamous names associated with financial fraud, along with commentary about why we ignore the lessons of the past and fall prey to the promise of easy money
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sarna, David E. Y
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6691
LC item number
.S27 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fraud
  • Commercial crimes
  • Avarice
  • Avarice
  • Commercial crimes
  • Fraud
  • Wirtschaftskriminalität
Label
History of greed : financial fraud from tulip mania to Bernie Madoff, David E.Y. Sarna
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Selling air : why now? -- Crash postmortem : how greed, hubris, and lack of supervision did investors in -- Why we do it : bubbles and fraud -- Securities fraud : its long and storied past -- The perils of greed : it's all for the easy money -- The elements of financial fraud : a case study with "Crazy Eddie" Antar -- "Other people's money" : the O.P.M. leasing fraud -- Smaller-company fraud : the "ISC" story -- Selling long and short : but mostly short -- Market manipulation : improper short selling and other abuses -- PIPEs : investing unfairly -- Promotion fraud : pump and dump -- Leaks, front-running, and insider trading : test yourself -- Fictitious volume : a pump-and-dump scam with intrigue -- Parachute into prison : U.S. v. Schrenker -- Affinity group fraud : scamming your own community -- Twentieth-century Ponzi schemes : larger and longer-lasting scams -- Hit charade: Lou Pearlman -- Hedge fund Ponzi fraud : hedge funds are for big boys -- Madoff and the world's largest Ponzi scheme : the mother of all Ponzi schemes -- How Madoff got away with it : who helped plot in the mother of all Ponzi schemes ; who can be made to pay? -- Madoff plea and its aftermath : governments go after Merkin, Kohn, and maybe others in the mother of all Ponzi schemes -- Mopping up after Madoff : lawyers feast on Madoff feeders in the mother of all Ponzi schemes -- Other recent Ponzi schemes : Madoff was a crook but he had no monopoly on recent Ponzi schemes -- Stanford Group : massive $7 billion, multinational fraud comes to light -- Ultimate chutzpah : the strange tale of Marc Dreier, Esq. -- Detecting fraudulent financial schemes : how much to regulate? how much to verify? -- Fraudulent offerings : a short look -- Auction-rate securities : a $330 billion fraud? -- $132 million tax-free exchange fraud : Section 1031 -- Not smart : the Smart Online trading scam -- Boiler rooms : where the heat rises -- Accounting frauds : with examples -- Stock option frauds : alchemy that benefits insiders -- Odd and unusual financial frauds : not your everyday fraud -- Afterword : what does the future hold?
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 398 pages
Isbn
9780470601808
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2010010929
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40018294805
System control number
  • (OCoLC)526098190
  • (OCoLC)ocn526098190
Label
History of greed : financial fraud from tulip mania to Bernie Madoff, David E.Y. Sarna
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Selling air : why now? -- Crash postmortem : how greed, hubris, and lack of supervision did investors in -- Why we do it : bubbles and fraud -- Securities fraud : its long and storied past -- The perils of greed : it's all for the easy money -- The elements of financial fraud : a case study with "Crazy Eddie" Antar -- "Other people's money" : the O.P.M. leasing fraud -- Smaller-company fraud : the "ISC" story -- Selling long and short : but mostly short -- Market manipulation : improper short selling and other abuses -- PIPEs : investing unfairly -- Promotion fraud : pump and dump -- Leaks, front-running, and insider trading : test yourself -- Fictitious volume : a pump-and-dump scam with intrigue -- Parachute into prison : U.S. v. Schrenker -- Affinity group fraud : scamming your own community -- Twentieth-century Ponzi schemes : larger and longer-lasting scams -- Hit charade: Lou Pearlman -- Hedge fund Ponzi fraud : hedge funds are for big boys -- Madoff and the world's largest Ponzi scheme : the mother of all Ponzi schemes -- How Madoff got away with it : who helped plot in the mother of all Ponzi schemes ; who can be made to pay? -- Madoff plea and its aftermath : governments go after Merkin, Kohn, and maybe others in the mother of all Ponzi schemes -- Mopping up after Madoff : lawyers feast on Madoff feeders in the mother of all Ponzi schemes -- Other recent Ponzi schemes : Madoff was a crook but he had no monopoly on recent Ponzi schemes -- Stanford Group : massive $7 billion, multinational fraud comes to light -- Ultimate chutzpah : the strange tale of Marc Dreier, Esq. -- Detecting fraudulent financial schemes : how much to regulate? how much to verify? -- Fraudulent offerings : a short look -- Auction-rate securities : a $330 billion fraud? -- $132 million tax-free exchange fraud : Section 1031 -- Not smart : the Smart Online trading scam -- Boiler rooms : where the heat rises -- Accounting frauds : with examples -- Stock option frauds : alchemy that benefits insiders -- Odd and unusual financial frauds : not your everyday fraud -- Afterword : what does the future hold?
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 398 pages
Isbn
9780470601808
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2010010929
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40018294805
System control number
  • (OCoLC)526098190
  • (OCoLC)ocn526098190

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