Sunk in Lucre's Sordid Charms: South Sea Bubble Resources in the Kress Collection at Baker Library


Subject:
Economics , History

Description:
Exhibit about this series of events in which a "complex network of intersecting financial, legal, political, and cultural factors all contributed to the development of the South Sea Bubble, the eventual collapse of the South Sea Company in 1720, and the financial ruin left in its wake." Features many images, and introductory material that points out the South Sea Bubble's significance in early 21st-century events such as the dotcom bubble. From Harvard Business School.

Publisher:
President and Fellows of Harvard College

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.library.hbs.edu/hc/ssb/


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