CHARLES R. GEISST is the author of fifteen other books, including Wheels of Fortune: The History of Speculation from Scandal to Respectability (Wiley), Deals of the Century: Wall Street, Mergers, and the Making of Modern America (Wiley), and the bestsellers Wall Street: A History and 100 Years of Wall Street. Previously, he worked as a capital markets analyst and investment banker at several investment banks in London, and has also taught both political science and finance. He has published trade articles in magazines and newspapers such as the Wall Street Journal, International Herald Tribune, Neue Zurcher Zeitung, Newsday, and Euromoney.
Chapter One - Distrust of Wall Street in the 1920's.
Chapter Two - The Assault on Wall Street.
Chapter Three - Continuing the Assault.
Chapter Four - Three Decades of Slow Change.
Chapter Five - The Reagan Years.
Chapter Six - Deregulation in the 1990s.
Postscript - Is Deregulations Working?