Before the Fall: From the Roaring '20s to the Crash of '29
Sat Feb 15
Time Out says
Posted: Tue Feb 4 2014
The economic history of the United States is a series of peaks and valleys, booms and busts. That’s just how we roll. Financial historian James Grant, the George W. Bush Institute’s Amity Shlaes and moderator Byron R. Wien reflect on the gilded age of the 1920s, when unprecedented Wall Street windfalls presaged the worst economic disaster in our history.