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Risk and ruin : Enron and the culture of American capitalism

Author: Gavin Benke
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2018] ©2018
Series: American business, politics, and society.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With Risk and Ruin, Gavin Benke places Enron's fall within the larger history of late twentieh-century American capitalism. In many ways, Benke argues, Enron was emblematic of the transitions that characterized the era.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gavin Benke
ISBN: 9780812295078 0812295072
OCLC Number: 1028552455
Description: 1 online resource (263 pages)
Contents: Cover; Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1. Enron Emerges; Chapter 2. Making Sense of the World After the Cold War; Chapter 3. From Natural Gas to Knowledge; Chapter 4. Selling Instability; Chapter 5. A Very Bad Year; Chapter 6. Making Enron Meaningful; Conclusion. Learning from Enron; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z; Acknowledgments.
Series Title: American business, politics, and society.
Responsibility: Gavin Benke.
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