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Author Frankel, Tamar.
Title The Ponzi scheme puzzle : a history and analysis of con artists and victims / Tamar Frankel.
Published New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Book Cover

 Floor3  HV6691 .F73 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xvii, 231 p. ; 22 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Preface -- Introduction -- Con artists at work -- Stories of Ponzi schemers -- Charles Ponzi -- Bernard Madoff -- Gregory Bell -- The basic design -- Selling the stories -- Con artists' behavior seems a "normal usual behavior" -- A profile of the con artists and their victims -- How does the public view the con artists and the victims?.
Subject Swindlers and swindling.
Investment advisors -- Corrupt practices.
Corruption -- Prevention.
Self-consciousness (Awareness)
ISBN 0199926611 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780199926619 (cloth : alk. paper)
Standard # 7560588
OCLC number 769010935