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    • The Big Short: Wie eine Handvoll Trader die Welt verzockte

    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: David Nathan
    • Spieldauer: 10 Std. und 21 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      4.5 out of 5 stars 222
    • Sprecher
      5 out of 5 stars 207
    • Geschichte
      4.5 out of 5 stars 209

    "The Big Short" erzählt von der Erfindung einer monströsen Geldmaschine: Ein paar Hedgefond-Manager sehen das katastrophale Platzen der amerikanischen Immobilienblase nicht nur voraus, sondern sie wetten sogar im ganz großen Stil darauf. Den Kollaps des Systems befördern sie unter anderem mittels des sogenannten "shortings", Leerverkäufen von Aktien großer Investmentbanken. Doch zu jeder Wette gehört auf der anderen Seite auch einer, der sie hält.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Gegen den Strom

    • Von der-5-minuten-blog.de Am hilfreichsten 18.01.2018

    Regulärer Preis: 17,95 €

    • The Fifth Risk

    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Victor Bevine
    • Spieldauer: 5 Std. und 10 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Sprecher
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Geschichte
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    "The election happened," remembers Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall, then deputy secretary of the Department of Energy. "And then there was radio silence." Across all departments, similar stories were playing out: Trump appointees were few and far between; those that did show up were shockingly uninformed about the functions of their new workplace. Some even threw away the briefing books that had been prepared for them. Michael Lewis’ brilliant narrative takes us into the engine rooms of a government under attack by its own leaders.

    Regulärer Preis: 30,95 €

    • The Undoing Project

    • A Friendship That Changed the World
    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Dennis Boutsikaris
    • Spieldauer: 10 Std. und 17 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Sprecher
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Geschichte
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky met in war-torn 1960s Israel. Both were gifted young psychology professors: Kahneman a rootless son of Holocaust survivors who saw the world as a problem to be solved, Tversky a voluble, instinctual blur of energy. In this breathtaking new audiobook, Michael Lewis tells the extraordinary story of a relationship that became a shared mind: one which created the field of behavioural economics, revolutionising everything from Big Data to medicine.

    Regulärer Preis: 25,95 €

    • Flash Boys

    • Revolte an der Wall Street
    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Matthias Lühn
    • Spieldauer: 8 Std. und 45 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      4.5 out of 5 stars 338
    • Sprecher
      4.5 out of 5 stars 302
    • Geschichte
      4.5 out of 5 stars 301

    Wer an Börse denkt, hat oft ein Bild im Kopf: wild gestikulierende Makler, die unter immensem Zeitdruck Dinge kaufen, um sie gleich wieder zu verkaufen. Doch das ist Geschichte. Die Realität an der Börse sieht anders aus - das Parkett hat längst neue Regeln. Michael Lewis, Wirtschaftsjournalist und begnadeter Sachbuchautor, sorgte mit seinem neuen Buch für ein Erdbeben.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wall Street Krimi

    • Von A. Leonhardt Am hilfreichsten 09.01.2015

    Regulärer Preis: 16,95 €

    • Liar's Poker

    • Rising Through the Wreckage on Wall Street
    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Michael Lewis
    • Spieldauer: 3 Std.
    • Gekürztes
    • Gesamt
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Sprecher
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Geschichte
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30

    It was wonderful to be young and working on Wall Street in the 1980s - never had so many 24-year-olds made so much money in so little time. In this shrewd and wickedly funny audiobook, Michael Lewis describes an astonishing era and his own rake's progress through a powerful investment bank.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great,

    • Von Felix Meyer Am hilfreichsten 17.03.2016

    Regulärer Preis: 12,95 €

    • Flash Boys

    • A Wall Street Revolt
    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Dylan Baker
    • Spieldauer: 10 Std. und 15 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      4.5 out of 5 stars 68
    • Sprecher
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Geschichte
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61

    Michael Lewis returns to the financial world to give listeners a ringside seat as the biggest news story in years prepares to hit Wall Street....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • liked it

    • Von Bim Bam Bino Am hilfreichsten 24.09.2016
    • A Wall Street Revolt
    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Dylan Baker
    • Spieldauer: 10 Std. und 15 Min.
    • Erscheinungsdatum: 31.03.2014
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 68 Bewertungen

    Regulärer Preis: 18,95 €

    • Flash Boys

    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Dylan Baker
    • Spieldauer: 10 Std. und 13 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Sprecher
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Geschichte
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30

    Michael Lewis, the Master of the Big Story, is back with Flash Boys. If you thought Wall Street was about alpha males standing in trading pits hollering at each other, think again. That world is dead. Now, the world's money is traded by computer code, inside black boxes in heavily guarded buildings. Even the experts entrusted with your cash don't know what's happening to it. And the very few who do aren't about to tell - because they're making a killing.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Exciting and Enlightening

    • Von Valentin Am hilfreichsten 28.04.2014

    Regulärer Preis: 25,95 €

    • Aus der Welt: Grenzen der Entscheidung oder Eine Freundschaft, die unser Denken verändert hat

    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Matthias Lühn
    • Spieldauer: 11 Std. und 57 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      4 out of 5 stars 79
    • Sprecher
      4 out of 5 stars 74
    • Geschichte
      4 out of 5 stars 74

    Irren ist menschlich, sagen wir, und lassen uns immer wieder von unserem Bauchgefühl leiten. Michael Lewis geht dem Phänomen intuitiver Entscheidungsprozesse jetzt auf den Grund. Sujet seines neuen Buches "Aus der Welt" ist nicht mehr die Wall Street, sondern die faszinierende Freundschaft der weltbekannten Psychologen und Begründer der Verhaltensökonomie Daniel Kahneman und Amos Tversky.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Sehr gewöhnungsbedürftige Vortragsweise

    • Von Mans Am hilfreichsten 04.05.2017

    Regulärer Preis: 17,95 €

    • Panic!

    • The Story of Modern Financial Insanity
    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Blair Hardman, Jesse Boggs
    • Spieldauer: 7 Std. und 1 Min.
    • Gekürztes
    • Gesamt
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Sprecher
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Geschichte
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    A masterful account of today's money culture, showing how the underpricing of risk leads to catastrophe. With his trademark humor and brilliant anecdotes, Michael Lewis paints the mood and market factors leading up to each event, weaves contemporary accounts to show what people thought was happening at the time, and then, with the luxury of hindsight, analyzes what actually happened and what we should have learned from experience.

    Regulärer Preis: 13,95 €

    • The Fifth Risk

    • Undoing Democracy
    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Victor Bevine
    • Spieldauer: 5 Std. und 10 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Sprecher
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Geschichte
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    The morning after Trump was elected president, the people who ran the US Department of Energy - an agency that deals with some of the most powerful risks facing humanity - waited to welcome the incoming administration's transition team. Nobody appeared. Across the US government, the same thing happened: nothing. People don't notice when stuff goes right. That is the stuff government does. It manages everything that underpins our lives from funding free school meals, to policing rogue nuclear activity, to predicting extreme weather events.

    Regulärer Preis: 19,95 €

    • The Undoing Project

    • A Friendship That Changed Our Minds
    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Dennis Boutsikaris
    • Spieldauer: 10 Std. und 18 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      4.5 out of 5 stars 103
    • Sprecher
      4.5 out of 5 stars 96
    • Geschichte
      4.5 out of 5 stars 96

    Forty years ago Israeli psychologists Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky wrote a series of breathtakingly original studies undoing our assumptions about the decision-making process. Their papers showed the ways in which the human mind erred systematically when forced to make judgments about uncertain situations. Their work created the field of behavioral economics, revolutionized Big Data studies, advanced evidence-based medicine, led to a new approach to government regulation, and made Michael Lewis' work possible.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • If not for the reader/voice artist

    • Von sri harsha Am hilfreichsten 31.01.2017

    Regulärer Preis: 29,95 €

    • The Big Short

    • Inside the Doomsday Machine
    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Jesse Boggs
    • Spieldauer: 9 Std. und 27 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Sprecher
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65
    • Geschichte
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64

    Who understood the risk inherent in the assumption of ever-rising real-estate prices, a risk compounded daily by the creation of those arcane, artificial securities loosely based on piles of doubtful mortgages? Michael Lewis turns the inquiry on its head to create a fresh, character-driven narrative brimming with indignation and dark humor, a fitting sequel to his number-one best-selling Liar’s Poker.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Licht ins Dunkel

    • Von JCR Am hilfreichsten 31.07.2014

    Regulärer Preis: 28,95 €

    • Moneyball

    • The Art of Winning an Unfair Game
    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Scott Brick
    • Spieldauer: 10 Std. und 26 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Sprecher
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Geschichte
      4 out of 5 stars 19

    Moneyball reveals a quest for something as elusive as the Holy Grail, something that money apparently can't buy: the secret of success in baseball. The logical places to look would be the giant offices of major league teams and the dugouts. But the real jackpot is a cache of numbers collected over the years by a strange brotherhood of amateur baseball enthusiasts: software engineers, statisticians, Wall Street analysts, lawyers, and physics professors.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Data Driven Decisions, Management's Folly and more

    • Von Valentin Am hilfreichsten 02.07.2014
    • The Art of Winning an Unfair Game
    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Scott Brick
    • Spieldauer: 10 Std. und 26 Min.
    • Erscheinungsdatum: 26.07.2011
    • 4 out of 5 stars 22 Bewertungen

    Regulärer Preis: 20,95 €

    • The Big Short

    • Inside the Doomsday Machine
    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Jesse Boggs, Michael Lewis
    • Spieldauer: 9 Std. und 27 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Sprecher
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Geschichte
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28

    The long-awaited follow-up to the global best-seller Liar's Poker, The Big Short tells a story of spectacular, epic folly. It has taken the world's greatest financial meltdown to bring Michael Lewis back to the subject that made him famous. His international best seller Liar's Poker exposed the greed and carnage of the City and Wall Street in the 1980s; he wrote it as a cautionary tale, but people seem to have read it as a how-to guide. Now, he wants to settle accounts.

    Regulärer Preis: 23,95 €

    • Boomerang

    • Travels in the New Third World
    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Dylan Baker
    • Spieldauer: 7 Std. und 10 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
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      4 out of 5 stars 33
    • Sprecher
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Geschichte
      4 out of 5 stars 23

    The tsunami of cheap credit that rolled across the planet between 2002 and 2008 was more than a simple financial phenomenon: it was temptation, offering entire societies the chance to reveal aspects of their characters they could not normally afford to indulge. The Greeks wanted to turn their country into a pinata stuffed with cash and allow as many citizens as possible to take a whack at it. The Germans wanted to be even more German; the Irish wanted to stop being Irish.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good story, but just that

    • Von Patrick Beer Am hilfreichsten 07.11.2017
    • Travels in the New Third World
    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Dylan Baker
    • Spieldauer: 7 Std. und 10 Min.
    • Erscheinungsdatum: 03.10.2011
    • 4 out of 5 stars 33 Bewertungen

    Regulärer Preis: 17,95 €

    • The Occupy Handbook

    • Autor: Janet Byrne (editor), Paul Krugman, Michael Lewis, und andere
    • Sprecher: Kevin Stillwell, Worthen Worthen, Dikan Tulane
    • Spieldauer: 17 Std. und 32 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Sprecher
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Geschichte
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    Analyzing the movement's deep-seated origins in questions that the country has sought too long to ignore, some of the greatest economic minds and most incisive cultural commentators capture the Occupy Wall Street phenomenon in all its ragged glory. They give listeners an on-the-scene feel for the movement as it unfolds while exploring the heady growth of the protests, considering the lasting changes wrought, and recommending reform.

    Regulärer Preis: 19,95 €

    • The Coming Storm

    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Michael Lewis
    • Spieldauer: 2 Std. und 27 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Sprecher
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Geschichte
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4

    Tornadoes, cyclones, tsunamis… Weather can be deadly – especially when it strikes without warning. Millions of Americans could soon find themselves at the mercy of violent weather if the public data behind lifesaving storm alerts gets privatized for personal gain. In his first Audible Original feature, New York Times best-selling author and journalist Michael Lewis delivers hard-hitting research on not-so-random weather data – and how Washington plans to release it. 

    Regulärer Preis: 6,95 €

    • The Go-Go Years

    • The Drama and Crashing Finale of Wall Street's Bullish 60s
    • Autor: John Brooks, Michael Lewis (foreword)
    • Sprecher: Johnny Heller
    • Spieldauer: 12 Std. und 41 Min.
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    The Go-Go Years is the harrowing and humorous story of the growth stocks of the 1960s and how their meteoric rise caused a multitude of small investors to thrive until the devastating market crashes in the 1970s. It was a time when greed drove the market and fast money was being made and lost as the "go-go" stocks surged and plunged. Included are the stories of such high-profile personalities as H. Ross Perot, who lost $450 million in one day.

    Regulärer Preis: 39,95 €

    • The Money Culture

    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Alexander Cendese
    • Spieldauer: 6 Std. und 52 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Geschichte
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2

    The 1980s was the most outrageous and turbulent era in the financial market since the crash of ’29, not only on Wall Street but around the world. Michael Lewis, as a trainee at Salomon Brothers in New York and as an investment banker and later financial journalist, was uniquely positioned to chronicle the ambition and folly that fueled the decade. In these trenchant, often hilarious true tales we meet the colorful movers and shakers who commanded the headlines and rewrote the rules.

    Regulärer Preis: 22,95 €

    • The New New Thing

    • A Silicon Valley Story
    • Autor: Michael Lewis
    • Sprecher: Bruce Reizen
    • Spieldauer: 9 Std. und 26 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Sprecher
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Geschichte
      3 out of 5 stars 6

    In the weird glow of the dying millennium, Michael Lewis sets out on a safari through Silicon Valley to find the world's most important technology entrepreneur, the man who embodies the spirit of the coming age. He finds him in Jim Clark, who is about to create his third, separate, billion-dollar company: first Silicon Graphics, then Netscape - which launched the Information Age - and now Healtheon, a startup that may turn the $1 trillion healthcare industry on its head.

    Regulärer Preis: 18,95 €

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