Michael Lewis is one of my favorite authors. He has written two of my favorite books--Liar's Poker and Moneyball. I'm waiting on Matt to finish The Big Short so I can have my turn reading it.
These two videos--taken from the same ep of 60 Minutes--are interesting and entertaining.
[Caveat: I don't agree with all or even most of what Lewis says here. Hindsight and all that.]
See also this column, in the NYT, by Michael Burry, one of the subjects of The Big Short on why more people--including The Fed--should have seen the crisis coming.
(h/t Scott L.)
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