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Author Ott, Julia C., 1974-
Title When Wall Street met Main Street : the quest for an investors' democracy / Julia C. Ott
Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2011
book jacket
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 Modern History Library  332.64273 O89    AVAILABLE    30550100516796
Descript 313 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-297) and index
Introduction : the quest for an investors' democracy -- The problem with financial securities -- The "free and open market" responds -- "Be a stockholder in victory!" -- Mobilizing the financial nation -- The postwar struggle for the financial nation -- Swords into shares -- The corporate quest for shareholder democracy -- Finance joins the quest for shareholder democracy -- "The people's market" -- Epilogue : the enduring quest
Subject New York Stock Exchange -- History
Securities industry -- United States -- History
Securities -- United States -- History
Wall Street (New York, N.Y.) -- History
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