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The devil"s financial dictionary

Jason Zweig

The devil"s financial dictionary

by Jason Zweig

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dictionaries,
  • Humor,
  • Finance,
  • Stock exchanges

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJason Zweig
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 234 pages
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27193198M
    ISBN 101610396995
    ISBN 109781610396998
    OCLC/WorldCa914136782, 930795367

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“The Devil's Financial Dictionary is witty, irreverent, skeptical and humorous—making it an entertaining read for those within and outside the financial industry.” —Manhattan Book Review ”Consistently yields pleasure and insight/5(59). “The Devil's Financial Dictionary is witty, irreverent, skeptical and humorous—making it an entertaining read for those within and outside the financial industry.” —Manhattan Book Review ”Consistently yields pleasure and insight/5(59).

“ The Devil's Financial Dictionary is witty, irreverent, skeptical and humorous—making it an entertaining read for those within and outside the financial industry.” — Manhattan Book Review ”Consistently yields pleasure and insight.

Thanks to the author's staggering command of his subject, readers of this book will shed costly Brand: PublicAffairs. "The Devil's Financial Dictionary" by Jason Zweig.

Humorous at times, i.e. for the definition of "Idiot" it said, "See Day Trader." Although a dictionary of humor it is also accurate, based in part off of Ambrose Bierce's "Devil's Dictionary" and in part on financial illeteracy, from which much of the humor is derived.4/5.

The Devil’s Financial Dictionary (PublicAffairs Books, Nov. 17,$) skewers the plutocrats and bureaucrats who gave us exploding mortgages, freakish risks, and banks too big to fail.

And it distills the complexities, absurdities, and pomposities of Wall Street into plain truths and aphorisms anyone can understand. The Devil's Financial Dictionary, while not as demonic as advertised, is a handy aid for investors who don't want to see their hard-earned money turn into ash.

When that money vaporizes from poor financial advice, it's not coming back. Ask the financial advisor tough questions. Here are a few entries that give a taste of The Devil’s Financial Dictionary, my glossary of financial terms published by PublicAffairs in November Inspired by Ambrose Bierce’s masterpiece The Devil’s Dictionary, which the great American satirist published sporadically between andthe book is meant to make you laugh and learn at the same time.

The Devil’s Financial Dictionary. This book is not what I expected; it’s still very good. Let me explain, and it will give you a better flavor of the book. The author, Jason Zweig, is one of the top columnists writing about the markets for The Wall Street Journal. He is very knowledgeable, properly cautious, and wise.

Wall Street Journal personal finance columnist Jason Zweig put his finesse on The Devil’s Financial Dictionary. This book takes a humorous look at many confusing financial terms. This book, then, is a survival guide to a financial world that almost no one perceives any longer as being just. As a financial journalist sinceI don’t believe that Wall Street is evil.

The thousands of people I have THE DEVIL’S FINANCIAL DICTIONARY,, - File Size: 1MB. The Devil’s Financial Dictionary audiobook, by Jason Zweig Your survival guide to the Hades of Wall Street The Devil’s Financial Dictionary skewers the plutocrats and bureaucrats who gave us exploding mortgages, freakish risks, and banks too big to fail.

It distills the complexities, absurdities, and pomposities of Wall Street into plain truths and. The Devil's Financial Dictionary skewers the plutocrats and bureaucrats who gave us exploding mortgages, freakish risks, and banks too big to fail.

And it distills the complexities, absurdities, and pomposities of Wall Street into plain truths and aphorisms anyone can understand. “The Devil's Financial Dictionary is witty, irreverent, skeptical and humorous—making it an entertaining read for those within and outside the financial industry.” —Manhattan Book Review ”Consistently yields pleasure and insight/5(66).

The Devil's Financial Dictionary (Book): Zweig, Jason: "Your Survival Guide to the Hades of Wall Street The Devil's Financial Dictionary skewers the plutocrats and bureaucrats who gave us exploding mortgages, freakish risks, and banks too big to fail.

And it distills the complexities, absurdities, and pomposities of Wall Street into plain truths and aphorisms anyone can understand. The Devil's Dictionary was begun in a weekly paper inand was continued in a desultory way at long intervals until In that year a large part of it was published in covers with the title The Cynic's Word Book, a name which the author had not the power to reject or happiness to approve.

Long time financial writer Jason Zweig published The Devil’s Financial Dictionary in The book is both factual and lighthearted humorous. I have been reading the Dictionary for several weeks and have picked out a few favorites for you to think about.

See if you agree or disagree with his definitions. See also if you find the imaginary statements to be funny through your own experience. Get this from a library. The devil's financial dictionary. [Jason Zweig] -- "Your Survival Guide to the Hades of Wall Street The Devil's Financial Dictionary skewers the plutocrats and bureaucrats who gave us exploding mortgages, freakish risks, and banks too big to fail.

An indispensable survival info to the hostile wilderness of instantly’s financial markets, The Devil’s Financial Dictionary delivers smart insights with a scorpion’s sting. It cuts by way of the fads and fakery of Wall Street and clears a protected path for consumers between euphoria and despair.

The title of the book is Ambrose Bierce's book that is commonly called The Devil's Dictionary. There are three differences in style between Zweig.

I enjoyed Zweig’s book, despite the fact that I have a defective first-edition copy with the last 28 pages missing.

Zweig wrote his book in the spirit of Ambrose Bierce’s classic The Devil’s. Notes: Your Survival Guide to the Hades of Wall Street The Devil’s Financial Dictionary skewers the plutocrats and bureaucrats who gave us exploding mortgages, freakish risks, and banks too big to fail.

And it distills the complexities, absurdities, and pomposities of Wall Street into plain truths and aphorisms anyone can understand.The Devil's Financial Dictionary by Jason Zweig / / English / PDF. Read Online MB Download. Your Survival Guide to the Hades of Wall Street The Devils Financial Dictionary skewers the plutocrats and bureaucrats who gave us exploding mortgages, freakish risks, and banks too big to fail.

And it distills the complexities, absurdities.Preface: The Devil's Dictionary was begun in a weekly paper inand was continued in a desultory way and at long intervals until In that year a large part of it was published in covers with the title The Cynic's Word Book, a name which the author had not the power to reject nor the happiness to quote the publishers of the present work: "This more reverent title had.