YOU CAN'T CHEAT AN HONEST MAN: How Ponzi Schemes and Pyramid Frauds Work... and Why They're More Common Than Ever.
Edition: First printing, a trade paperback.
Los Angeles Silver Lake (1998). SIGNED first edition - "The news is full of modern variations of the Ponzi scheme, which uses money from new investors to pay existing ones, setting up "levels" of investors to keep growing which always eventually collapse. This book uses case studies to suggest several explanations, plus helpful tips to detect Ponzi schemes and offers ways to respond. SIGNED on title page, index. 354 pp. ISBN: 1563431696.
Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.