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Bailout Nation Reviews (So Far)

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On December 1, 2009 @ 4:15 pm In Apprenticed Investor,Bailout Nation,Books | Comments Disabled

Here are the full run of reviews of the book:

Mainstream Media Reviews

New York Times:
Rescues Unlimited: Government as Wall Street’s Enabler [1]
By DEVIN LEONARD
NYT, August 2, 2009

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/08/02/business/economy/02shelf.html

Wall Street Journal:
… And Dave Has His Book List [2]
DAVE KANSAS
WSJ, July 26, 2009

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB124856712152681467.html

Bloomberg
Greenspan Flunks Test, Bush Falls Into $15 Trillion Pit: Books [3]
Review by James Pressley
Bloomberg, May 27 2009

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=newsarchive&sid=amoZezYyYwFA

Forbes:
Book Review: Rescue Fatigue [4]
Michael Maiello, 07.16.09, 12:01 AM EDT
Barry Ritholtz’s ”Bailout Nation.”

http://www.forbes.com/2009/07/15/bailout-nation-aig-chrysler-opinions-book-review-barry-ritholtz.html

Asia Times
Named and shamed [5]
Reviewed by Muhammad Cohen

http://www.atimes.com/atimes/Global_Economy/KJ03Dj01.html

Marketwatch:
The roots of ‘Bailout Nation’ [6]
Commentary: Ritholtz book dissects crisis and Greenspan
By Howard Gold

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/ritholtz-gets-to-the-roots-of-bailout-nation-2009-08-04

Reuters
Bailout study widens the “Big Picture” [7]
Thu Jun 11, 2009 3:47pm EDT
By Pedro Nicolaci da Costa

http://www.reuters.com/article/ousiv/idUSTRE55A6CK20090611

Miami Herald
Economics stories can be unexciting, but recent books try to keep their readers awake. [8]
RICHARD PACHTER
Miami Herald, Monday, 06.01.09

HTTP://WWW.MIAMIHERALD.COM/BUSINESS/STORY/1074231.HTML

Las Vegas Business Press
Big bailouts a perversion of capitalism, author argues [9]
MATTHEW CROWLEY
October 05, 2009

http://www.lvbusinesspress.com/articles/2009/10/05/news/iq_31501104.txt

The Hindu
Faux capitalists look for the free lunch [10]
D. Murali
September 19, 2009

http://beta.thehindu.com/business/article22388.ece

ABC News
‘Self-Inflicted Damage’: Highlights From ‘Bailout Nation’ [11]
New Book From Bailout Critic Barry Ritholtz Takes on Citigroup, Chrysler and More
ALICE GOMSTYN
ABC NEWS Business Unit, May 27, 2009

http://abcnews.go.com/Business/Economy/story?id=7681437&page=1

See also First Amendment Award for Outstanding Journalism: Best Book Bailout Nation [12]

Blog Reviews:

Freakonomics
The Nanny Nation [13]
Dwyer Gunn
NYT Freakonomics Blog

http://freakonomics.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/07/08/the-nanny-nation/

Marketbeat
Ritholtz On Reform: The Real Problem Is No One Is Following the Rules [14]
By David Weidner
Marketbeat, June 17 2009

http://blogs.wsj.com/marketbeat/2009/06/17/ritholtz-on-reform-the-real-problem-is-no-one-is-following-the-rules/

Crossing Wall Street
The Strange Death of American Capitalism [15]
Book Review of Bailout Nation by Barry Ritholtz
Eddy Elfenbein,
Crossing Wall Street, May 17, 2009
Book Review of Bailout Nation by Barry Ritholtz

http://www.crossingwallstreet.com/archives/2009/05/the_strange_dea_1.html

Penguin Unearthed
Book Review: Bailout Nation, by Barry Ritholz [16], 3 January, 2010    http://penguinunearthed.wordpress.com/2010/01/03/book-review-bailout-nation-by-barry-ritholz/

Traders Narrative
“Bailout Nation” By Barry Ritholtz: Book Review [17]
Traders Narrative, May 25th, 2009

http://www.tradersnarrative.com/bailout-nation-by-barry-ritholtz-book-review-2602.html

Wall Street Cheat Sheet
Book Review: Bailout Nation [18]
Written by Damien Hoffman
Posted on 30 May 2009

http://wallstcheatsheet.com/?p=160

The Mess That Greenspan Made
Book Review: Bailout Nation [19]
The Mess That Greenspan Made, August 20, 2009

http://themessthatgreenspanmade.blogspot.com/2009/08/book-review-bailout-nation.html

Ritholtz’ Brilliant Book, Bailout Nation [20]
Kevin Hoffberg
December 1, 2009

http://kevinhoffberg.com/blog/2009/12/01/ritholtz-brilliant-book-bailoutnation/

Juggling Dynamite
Bailout Nation [21]
by Danielle Park
Juggling Dynamite, Tue 23 Jun 2009 11:37 AM EDT

http://www.jugglingdynamite.com/blog/_archives/2009/6/23/4232139.html

Random Roger
Bailout Nation Review [22]
Random Roger, June 19, 2009

http://randomroger.blogspot.com/2009/06/bailout-nation-review.html

Aleph Blog
The Aleph Blog: Book Review: Bailout Nation [23]
David Merkel

http://alephblog.com/2009/06/09/book-review-bailout-nation/

Fire Dog Lake
FDL Book Salon Welcomes Barry Ritholtz – Bailout Nation: How Greed and Easy Money Corrupted Wall Street and Shook the World Economy
By: Ian Welsh Saturday June 13, 2009 2:00 pm

http://firedoglake.com/2009/06/13/fdl-book-salon-welcomes-barry-ritholtz-bailout-nation-how-greed-and-easy-money-corrupted-wall-street-and-shook-the-world-economy/


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URLs in this post:

[1] Rescues Unlimited: Government as Wall Street’s Enabler: http://www.nytimes.com/2009/08/02/business/economy/02shelf.html

[2] … And Dave Has His Book List: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB124856712152681467.html

[3] Greenspan Flunks Test, Bush Falls Into $15 Trillion Pit: Books: http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=newsarchive&sid=amoZezYyYwFA

[4] Book Review: Rescue Fatigue: http://www.forbes.com/2009/07/15/bailout-nation-aig-chrysler-opinions-book-review-barry-ritholtz.html

[5] Named and shamed: http://www.atimes.com/atimes/Global_Economy/KJ03Dj01.html

[6] The roots of ‘Bailout Nation’: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/ritholtz-gets-to-the-roots-of-bailout-nation-2009-08-04

[7] Bailout study widens the “Big Picture”: http://www.reuters.com/article/ousiv/idUSTRE55A6CK20090611

[8] Economics stories can be unexciting, but recent books try to keep their readers awake.: HTTP://WWW.MIAMIHERALD.COM/BUSINESS/STORY/1074231.HTML

[9] Big bailouts a perversion of capitalism, author argues: http://www.lvbusinesspress.com/articles/2009/10/05/news/iq_31501104.txt

[10] Faux capitalists look for the free lunch: http://beta.thehindu.com/business/article22388.ece

[11] ‘Self-Inflicted Damage’: Highlights From ‘Bailout Nation’: http://abcnews.go.com/Business/Economy/story?id=7681437&page=1

[12] First Amendment Award for Outstanding Journalism: Best Book Bailout Nation: http://wallstcheatsheet.com/first-amendment-award/first-amendment-award-for-outstanding-journalism-best-book-bailout-nation/?p=1219/

[13] The Nanny Nation: http://freakonomics.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/07/08/the-nanny-nation/

[14] Ritholtz On Reform: The Real Problem Is No One Is Following the Rules: http://blogs.wsj.com/marketbeat/2009/06/17/ritholtz-on-reform-the-real-problem-is-no-one-is-following-the-rules/

[15] The Strange Death of American Capitalism: http://www.crossingwallstreet.com/archives/2009/05/the_strange_dea_1.html

[16] Book Review: Bailout Nation, by Barry Ritholz: http://penguinunearthed.wordpress.com/2010/01/03/book-review-bailout-nation-by-barry-ritholz/

[17] “Bailout Nation” By Barry Ritholtz: Book Review: http://www.tradersnarrative.com/bailout-nation-by-barry-ritholtz-book-review-2602.html

[18] Book Review: Bailout Nation: http://wallstcheatsheet.com/?p=160

[19] Book Review: Bailout Nation: http://themessthatgreenspanmade.blogspot.com/2009/08/book-review-bailout-nation.html

[20] Ritholtz’ Brilliant Book, Bailout Nation: http://kevinhoffberg.com/blog/2009/12/01/ritholtz-brilliant-book-bailoutnation/

[21] Bailout Nation: http://www.jugglingdynamite.com/blog/_archives/2009/6/23/4232139.html

[22] Bailout Nation Review: http://randomroger.blogspot.com/2009/06/bailout-nation-review.html

[23] The Aleph Blog: Book Review: Bailout Nation: http://alephblog.com/2009/06/09/book-review-bailout-nation/

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