Spring 2010

Download Featured Article: "Robbing Peter to Pay Paul: Ponzi Schemes Throughout History" By Becky Laughner 566.10 KB

Also in this Issue:

  • Why We Love Scandals, by Marc Hodak
  • William Duer and America's First Financial Scandal, by David J. Cowen
  • James Bowie's Louisiana Purchase Fraud and the Monclova Speculations, by Ron Hunka
  • How to Make a Dead Man: Murder, Fraud and Life Insurance in 19th-Century America, by Sharon Murphy
  • Political Horse-Trading Produces a "Miracle": A History of the Investment Company Act on its 70th Anniversary, by Matthew P. Fink
  • J.P. Morgan and the Montana Farming Corporation, by Dan Cooper and Brian Grinder
  • Book Review: The Grafters of America: Who They Are and How They Work by Clifton R. Wooldridge. Reviewed by Gregory DL Morris.
  • Book Review: The Day Wall Street Exploded: A Story of America in its First Age of Terror by Beverly Gage. Reviewed by James P. Prout.

Summer 2018

Financial History, Issue 126

In this issue:

  • "The Gold Rush of 1576," by John Butman and Simon Targett
  • "My Father's Business: The Small-Town Origins of Dollar General," by Cal Turner, Jr.
  • "Where Are They Now? J.J.B. Hilliard & Son," by Susie J. Pak

and more...