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BrightSight Group speakers Dan Gross and David Wessel are featured in Newsweek. Dan interviews David about his new book, In FED We Trust: Ben Bernanke’s War on the Great Panic
Dan is the author of Dumb Money: How Our Greatest Financial Minds Bankrupted the Nation
BrightSight Group speaker and author, Dan Gross’s latest book Dumb Money is reviewed in today’s NY Times. From the review, “Mr. Gross observes: “There must be a secret room in Harvard Business School where irony is vaporized from the brains of M.B.A.’s. For in time, the analogy to the origins of the nuclear bomb would prove all too apt.”
BrightSight Group speaker and author Dan Gross is featured in the Washington Post’s article on e-books by Bob Thompson. From the article, “Perhaps the most revealing thing about the “Dumb Money” story, in fact, is that everyone involved — author, agent and publisher — saw it as an experiment, the kind of small-scale trial run that a late-adopting industry needs to do a lot more of.”
BrightSight Group speaker and author Dan Gross’s latest column, “The Anatomy of Fear” appears on newsweek.com. From the article, “The reality: markets are frequently inefficient, and dominated by humans, with all their frailties. “The view that people in finance are rational is wrong,” says Alex Edmans, a Wharton School of Business economist who studies behavioral finance. “They’re susceptible to emotion just like anyone.” In recent weeks, the emotions they have been expressing include anxiety, panic, rage and resignation.” Continue reading article
Dan is the author of Pop!: Why Bubbles Are Great For The Economy
BrightSight Group speaker and author, Daniel Gross is the author of “The Captain of the Street”, this weeks cover story on Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson.
“Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson has a radical game plan for beating America’s financial crisis. This former investment banker may be the right man at the right time.”