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    • The Payoff

    • Why Wall Street Always Wins
    • By: Jeff Connaughton
    • Narrated by: Jeff Connaughton
    • Length: 7 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 23

    Beginning in January 2009, The Payoff lays bare Washington’s culture of power and plutocracy. It’s the story of the 20-month struggle by Senator Ted Kaufman and Jeff Connaughton, his chief of staff, to hold Wall Street executives accountable for securities fraud, stop stock manipulation by high-frequency traders, and break up too-big-to-fail megabanks. This book takes us inside their dogged crusade against institutional inertia and industry influence as they encounter an outright reluctance.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Not much is changed since 2012!

    • By ED FISHER on 07-11-16

    Regular price: $20.97