100 Minds That Made the Market
448 pages, 2007
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Introducing the new Fisher Investment Series, which offers essential insights into the worlds of investing and finance. Over the course of nearly two centuries, the innovations, mistakes, and scandals of different market participants have played an important role in shaping today's financial markets.
Now, in 100 Minds That Made the Market, Ken Fisher delivers cameo biographies of these pioneers of American financial history. From Joe Kennedy's sexcapades to Jesse Livermore's suicide, this book details the drama, the dirt, and the financial principles of an amazingly inventive group of financial minds.
Fisher digs deep to uncover the careers, personal lives, and contributions of these individuals and leads you through the lessons that can be learned from each one.