John Law

  1. Wall Street History: The NYSE Is Born, Bubbles ...

    This week in financial history saw the birth of the NYSE an attempt to destroy Microsoft, ...
  1. What burst the Mississippi bubble?

    In 1715, France was essentially insolvent as a nation. Even though taxes were raised to extremely high levels, the hole that ...
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