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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 12 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 on June 17, 2013 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 on March 1, 2013 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 on March 1, 2013 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 on February 20, 2013 by DJH in LA
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