Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds
This work studies the psychology of crowds and mass mania throughout history, including accounts of classic scams, grand-scale madness and deceptions. Some of these include the Mississippi scheme that swept France in 1720 and the South Sea Bubble that ruined thousands in England at the same time.
What people are saying - Write a review
Review: Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of CrowdsUser Review - Al Maki - Goodreads
Today, July 29, 2014, Amazon has a market capitalization of $147,380,000,000 and a price/earnings ratio of 569. That is, people have one hundred forty seven billion dollars invested in Amazon and at ... Read full review
Review: Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of CrowdsUser Review - Andrei Gavrila - Goodreads
I hesitated between a 2 and a 3 star. As always the rating system means different things to different people. I guess I rated it a 2 star since 2 stars means on goodreads - it was ok. Didn't like it ... Read full review