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Blind Faith by Edward Winslow

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CHAPTER FIVETHE REAL WINNERS OF THE STOCK MARKET GAME

An infectious greed seemed to grip much of our business community. It is not that humans have become any more greedy than in generations past. It is that the avenues to express greed had grown so enormously.

ALAN GREENSPAN, TESTIMONY TO THE COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS, U.S. SENATE, WASHINGTON, D.C., JULY 16, 2002

THE EXECUTIVE BENEFICIARY

THE INVESTORS who put their hard-earned dollars into the market take on the majority of the risk but receive only the crumbs of a market advance. The real winners are the executives, the brokerage industry, and the corporations. The potential rewards are so great that the behavior of these beneficiaries of market advances can range ...

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