George Soros is chairman of Soros Fund Management and is the founder of a global network of foundations dedicated to supporting open societies. He is the author of several bestselling books including The Crash of 2008: The New Paradigm for Financial Markets; The Crisis of Global Capitalism; The Bubble of American Supremacy; Underwriting Democracy; and The Age of Fallibility. He was born in Budapest and lives in New York City.
This is my first exploration into the mind and thinking of George Soros. This book was not difficult to read. Mr. Soros is not a deceptive writer.
It seems that Mr. Read more
It's a good idea to find out what financiers like George Soros are thinking because it may give some hints of what is in our future. Read morePublished on May 8, 2006 by Truth Seeker
One of Soros' most compelling arguments comes out of his experiences during the 90's- mostly during the Clinton years- that the Open Society should take an active role in becoming... Read morePublished on December 28, 2005 by Matthew E. Harbowy
George Soros, one of the greatest speculators of all time wrote this book which is an ode to govenment and bureaucracy intervention. Read morePublished on July 21, 2005 by Mephisto
The ideas in this book are based on Soros' experience as successful speculator and market observer, and are described further in "The Alchemy of Finance". Read morePublished on May 25, 2005 by Professor Joseph L. McCauley
George Soros is something of a house-hold name, not in every home across America like Martha Stewart of course(post-ImClone), but especially in those of the Upper West Side of... Read morePublished on October 4, 2004 by M. BELL
George Soros is without question one of the greatest success stories of the capitalist system. Born in Hungary in 1930, he managed to survive the Second World War and escaped from... Read morePublished on September 24, 2004 by Charles Ashbacher
In case you don't know, "Freepers" are fans of a certain far-out-right-wing-nut website and they go on sites likes this and "freep" it by giving books one-star... Read morePublished on June 7, 2004
Out of curiosity about what makes Soros tick I checked out a library copy of this book. After about the first thirty pages I was ready to upchuck. Read more