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Since reading his name mentioned in Galbraith book, I wanna know more about Kruger, then this book turned out to be a perfect fit. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Kim
A fascinating read about Ivar Kreuger and his financial dealings and companies. In the wake of the financial crisis the world is currently facing, Partnoy's book seems all the... Read morePublished 16 months ago by A&P
An absolutely amazing story - masterfully researched and written!
I cannot figure out why Ivar Kreuger is not a household name.
Frank Partnoy is a Professor of Law and Finance and he is an expert in complex financial structures and regulation. Read morePublished 20 months ago by investingbythebooks
Perhaps the best aspect of this book is that it is short. Partnoy has resisted the temptation to which other business writers and many biographers have succumbed, to feel the need... Read morePublished 20 months ago by Duffman
This book follows the rise & fall of Ivar Kreuger. It's fascinating reading, with much of the content ripped off of recent headlines (Bernie Madoff, Enron, etc.). Read morePublished 20 months ago by Douglas Hileman
This is a great book on arguably the greatest scammer to ever existed. Forget Ponzi, Madoff or the tulip bubble. Read morePublished on August 3, 2012 by Richard Dassei
Great story; well written. Good lessons to be learned from this brilliant conman.
Frank Partnoys other book Infectious Greed is also excellent.