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Recommended reads for the weekend on status anxiety, purpose, and work.
“There is often a fuzzy boundary between myth and history.”
“By encouraging a culture in which compliance with detailed regulations is a defence…bankers and regulators have colluded in a self-defeating spiral of complexity.”
The End of Alchemy should be required reading for any serious student and practitioner of modern day banking and economics.
It is an elegant, thoughtful work of great expanse and depth that avoids blame, invites reflection, and gives valuable insight into the whys of our last financial crisis.