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Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds

By Bob Chernow, Milwaukee / October 29, 2008



I am reading Charles MacKay’s Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds, certainly the best book ever written on market psychology, for the fourth time. MacKay helps you understand emotionally buying and selling panics like we are witnessing. First published in 1841, it is still fresh.

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