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26 news items

The Independent

The Independent
Sun, 03 Aug 2014 11:41:01 -0700

... one peacetime episode where it does take output over seven years (on an annual basis) to recover to its pre-crisis peak. This is following the South Sea Bubble in 1720. Then the next one of comparable duration is Mr Osborne's three hundred years later.

Walton Sun

Walton Sun
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 08:45:00 -0700

Neurologist turned investment advisor William J. Bernstein argues successful investing includes a firm understanding of financial history. One of the most brilliant men the world has known, Sir Isaac Newton, lost his fortune during the South Sea Bubble.
Financial Times
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:17:22 -0700

Economist Charles Kindleberger documented the monetary manias behind everything from the credit-fuelled tulip craze of 1637 to John Law's 1720 Mississippi bubble, the South Sea bubble, Britain's canal and railway manias and perhaps the most extreme ...


Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:38:34 -0700

“You should read the history of the South Sea Bubble – after the bubble burst, members of the House of Lords recommended that the directors of the South Sea company should be put into a sack with adders and thrown into the Thames. What are you doing?

Irish Independent

Irish Independent
Sat, 02 Aug 2014 18:30:49 -0700

This has been true from the earliest bubbles of the modern era, such as the famous South Sea Bubble of 300 years ago, and it remains true today. Looking at the loan-to-value offered to first-time buyers today, and just as importantly at what they ...

Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 17:17:18 -0700

Available for free online is the Victorian classic "Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds" by Charles Mackay, the first description of the original stock-market "bubbles" -- in 17th-century Holland and the South Sea Bubble in 18th ...
Economic Times
Sun, 10 Aug 2014 16:48:45 -0700

The history goes back for centuries to the Tulip mania in Holland in 1637 (and perhaps before) and to the early 18th-century promise in Paris of gold not yet discovered in Louisiana and to the South Sea Bubble in England. In the US in the 20th century ...

The Independent

The Independent
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 03:23:12 -0700

READ MORE: Britain has taken longer to recover from recession than at any time since the South Sea Bubble · Sombre TV moments filled a day when we were reminded of how war's lessons are never learnt ...

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