Brokers, Bagmen, and Moles: Fraud and Corruption in the Chicago Futures Markets

Brokers, Bagmen, and Moles: Fraud and Corruption in the Chicago Futures Markets

by David Greising, Laurie Morse

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780471530572
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 07/01/1991
Pages: 337
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.18(d)

About the Author

DAVID GREISING is the Atlanta bureau chief of BusinessWeek magazine, and has covered Goizueta and Coca-Cola since arriving in Atlanta in early 1994. A graduate of DePauw University, he was a business columnist for the Chicago Sun-Times before joining BusinessWeek's Chicago bureau in 1989. Laurie Morse is the author of Brokers, Bagmen, and Moles: Fraud and Corruption in the Chicago Futures Markets, published by Wiley.

Table of Contents

The Knock at the Door.

Manias, Bucket Shops, and Corners.

Stumbling Toward Reform.

Scrappy Survivor: The Early Years of the Merc.

Years of Plenty: The Young Turks Take Charge.

Leo & Co.: The Merc Today.

Inside the Board of Trade.

Friends in High Places.

From Abscam to Hedgeclipper.

The Origins of the Sting.

Life as a Mole.

Running for Cover.

Damage Control.

The Reckoning.

The Aftermath.

Epilogue: What Should Be Done?.

Notes.

Index.

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