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

    Biography

    Edited by Ross B. Emmett