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 2021

Financial History, Issue 138

In this issue:

  • “The Feminization of Capital,” by Sarah C. Haan
  • "Inside Money: Brown Brothers Harriman and the American Way of Power," by Zachary Karabell
  • "A Cornerstone of Our Nation’s Economy: The Financial History of Infrastructure," by Gregory DL Morris

and more...