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  • Louis D Brandeis

    Other People's Money and How the Bankers Use It is a collection of essays by Louis D. Brandeis that first appeared in Harper's Weekly between November 22, 1913 and January 17, 1914 and published in book form in 1914. Other People's Money takes to task the small cadre of investment bankers led by J.P. Morgan & Co. and known as the "Money Trust", who would treat an ordinary person's money on deposit as their own to use to control the banks, trusts, life insurance companies, and public service and industrial corporations that dominated American business. Brandeis marshaled an exhaustive amount of detailed research to describe the exact extent of the holdings, the interlocking directorships,...read more