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The smartest guys in the room : the amazing rise and scandalous fall of Enron

Author: Bethany McLean; Peter Elkind
Publisher: London, England ; New York, NY : Viking, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The fall of Enron was much more than a business scandal. Not only did the events of October 2001 have a more damaging effect on the markets than 9/11 but, like Watergate, it was an event that sent  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Case studies
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bethany McLean; Peter Elkind
ISBN: 0670913715 9780670913718
OCLC Number: 54446682
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxv, 435 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Lunch on a silver platter; "Please keep making us millions"; "We were the Apostles"; the first prima donna; guys with spikes; the Empress of Energy; the 15 percent solution; a recipe for disaster; the Klieg-Light Syndrome; the Hotel Kenneth-Lay-a; Andy Fastow's secrets; the big enchilada; "An unnatural act"; the beating heart of Enron; everybody loves Enron; when pigs could fly; gaming California; bandwidth hog; "Ask why, asshole"; "I want to resign"; the $45 million question; "We have no cash!"; epilogue - isn't anybody sorry?
Responsibility: Bethany McLean and Peter Elkind.

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