“If we acted, nobody would thank us. But if we did not act, who would?": First Edition of The Courage to Act: A Memoir of a Crisis and Its Aftermath; Signed by Ben Bernanke
The Courage to Act: A Memoir of a Crisis and Its Aftermath.
Item Number: 5745
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2015.
First edition of the Bernanke’s memoir. Octavo, original half cloth, illustrated. Signed by Ben Bernanke on the half-title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Chin-Yee Lai.
Rich with detail of the decision-making process in Washington and indelible portraits of the major players, The Courage to Act recounts and explains the worst financial crisis and economic slump in America since the Great Depression, providing an insider’s account of the policy response.