“A well-reported, deeply serious appraisal of the exceptional damage a dysfunctional system inflicts on unexceptional people.”

Kirkus Reviews


“The financial crisis is more than a story of complex securities and big banks. It is a global crisis and, for all too many, a personal tragedy. Michael Casey succeeds in making these connections like few others.”

Barry Eichengreen, George C. Pardee and Helen N. Pardee Professor of Economics and Political Science, University of California, Berkeley and author of Exorbitant Privilege


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