The sages: Warren Buffett, George Soros, Paul Volcker, and the Maelstrom of Markets

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Three titans of finance predicted the current economic crisis several years ago, but their warnings went unheeded. A New York Times bestselling author distills the wisdom of all three.Throughout the violent financial disruptions of the past several years, three men have stood out as beacons of judgment and wisdom: Warren Buffett, George Soros, and Paul Volcker. Though their experiences and styles vary-Buffett is the canny stock-market investor, Soros the reader of shifting global tides in trade and currencies, Volcker the regulator and governor, sheriff and clean-up crew-they have very much in common.All three men have more than 50 years of deep involvement in markets. All are skeptical of Wall Street frenzies. They believe that markets tend to be right, but usually only over the medium term. Today, all three are key economic advisors to President Obama.With the benefit of his own deep understanding of markets and finance, Morris brilliantly analyzes the records of these men, distils their wisdom and experience, and argues for the importance of consistent values in navigating the treacherous terrain of today's globalized world.
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Soros, George -- Political and social views
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title_displayThe sages : Warren Buffett, George Soros, Paul Volcker, and the maelstrom of markets
title_fullThe sages : Warren Buffett, George Soros, Paul Volcker, and the Maelstrom of Markets [electronic resource] / Charles R. Morris
The sages : Warren Buffett, George Soros, Paul Volcker, and the maelstrom of markets / Charles R. Morris
The sages [electronic resource] : Warren Buffett, George Soros, Paul Volcker, and the Maelstrom of Markets / Charles R. Morris
title_shortThe sages
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