Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System--And Themselves (Paperback)
Sorkin delivers the first true behind-the-scenes, moment-by-moment account of how the greatest financial crisis since the Great Depression developed into a global tsunami. The book is the basis for an upcoming HBO film, directed by Curtis Hanson ("L.A. Confidential") and starring William Hurt, Paul Giamatti, Billy Crudup, and Ed Asner.
About the Author
Andrew Ross Sorkin is the award-winning chief mergers and acquisitions reporter for The New York Times, a columnist, and assistant editor of business and finance news. He is also the editor and founder of DealBook, an online daily financial report. He has won a Gerald Loeb Award, the highest honor in business journalism, and a Society of American Business Editors and Writers Award. In 2007, the World Economic Forum named him a Young Global Leader.