Enron: The Anatomy of Greed The Unshredded Truth from an Enron Insider (Paperback)
  • Enron: The Anatomy of Greed The Unshredded Truth from an Enron Insider (Paperback)
zoom

Enron: The Anatomy of Greed The Unshredded Truth from an Enron Insider (Paperback)

(author)
£10.99
Paperback 384 Pages / Published: 01/05/2003
  • Temporarily unavailable

Currently unavailable

Email me when available

Stay one step ahead and let us notify you when this item is next available to order

Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect
Brian Cruver was a first-hand witness to the disturbing, surreal and hilarious moments of American business giant Enron's long dance with death. When he first entered Enron's office complex, 'the Death Star', he was the epitome of the classic Enron employee: young, brash, obscenely overpaid and sporting a brand-new MBA. From his first day, however, when he was told that some colleagues hadn't really wanted to see him hired, he found himself in the middle of a venal greed machine whose story unfolded with Kafka-esque absurdity and frustration. The Anatomy of Greed examines the accounting tricks, the insider stock trading - and in a special section, how the grossly lucrative fraudulent partnerships were structured and funded - as well as everyday life as an Enronian. Working at Enron meant cocky wheeling and dealing, parties on the trade floor, casual conversations at the shredder and the insidious group think that made Enron employees unquestioningly accept the propaganda spoon-fed to them by Enron bosses Ken Lay and Jeffrey Skilling. A portrait of the author as a young Enronian, The Anatomy of Greed reveals the sting of reality, humility and pain felt by a man whose idols turned out to be fools and scoundrels and who learned that there is more to life than stock options.

Publisher: Cornerstone
ISBN: 9780099446828
Number of pages: 384
Weight: 266 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 24 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
a fast-paced, colourful and sarcastic guide to the somewhat abstract balance-sheet scandal that brought down America's seventh-largest company. * The Guardian *

You may also be interested in...

Manifesto
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
Free
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
The Storyteller
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
The Salt Path
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
In Wartime
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Queen of Our Times
Added to basket
£20.00   £16.99
Hardback
This Much is True
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
Ukraine Diaries
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Faith, Hope and Carnage
Added to basket
£20.00   £17.99
Hardback
Landlines
Added to basket
£20.00   £16.99
Hardback
House Arrest
Added to basket
£6.99
Hardback
We Don't Know Ourselves
Added to basket
£12.00   £9.99
Paperback
Conversations on Love
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
And Away...
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
I'm Glad My Mom Died
Added to basket
£20.00   £17.99
Hardback
And Finally
Added to basket
£16.99   £14.99
Hardback

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.