Journals Higher Education



Published: 02 January 2017

348 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190623043

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A History of the Fine Line between Gambling and Investing

Stuart Banner

  • Sweeping and consistently engaging historical synthesis of speculation and investment in the United States
  • Focuses on the fundamental dilemma facing legal overseers charged with regulating the American economy: how to distinguish beneficial speculation from the destructive kind
  • Draws upon original research and provides useful insights for today's economy

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