Stock Market Crashes

Boom and bust of the financial markets throughout history

How Markets Fail

John Cassidy

FSG, 2009


How deregulation and free market policies have destabilized the economy’s financial sector.
This Time Is Different

Carmen M. Reinhart and Kenneth S. Rogoff

Princeton UP, 2009


A sobering study that will let you know when the financial party is over – again
The Panic of 1907

Robert F. Bruner and Sean D. Carr

Wiley, 2007


This vivid history and critique of the 1907 financial crisis evokes useful war stories and lessons from the past.
The First Crash

Richard Dale

Princeton UP, 2004


The rise and fall of the South Sea Company bubble was the 1700s version of the high-tech burst – from mania to misery.