1st Edition

Great Bubbles, vol 1 Reactions to the South Sea Bubble, the Mississippi Scheme and the Tulip Mania Affair

By Ross B Emmett Copyright 2000

    Periods of euphoria followed by sudden crashes are a familiar phenomenon in economics. Such events have become known as "bubbles". These volumes bring together writings on such phenomena - with works centering upon some of the more colourful examples.

    General Introduction, Acknowledgements, Extracts from Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions (1841), TULIP MANIA, JOHN LAW


    Edited by Ross B. Emmett