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Louis Hyman attended Columbia University, where he received a BA in history and mathematics. A former Fulbright scholar and a consultant at McKinsey & Co., he received his PhD in American history in 2007 from Harvard University. He is currently an assistant professor in Cornell University’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations, where he teaches history.

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The American Way of Debt
Written by Louis Hyman


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $15.00

In this lively history of consumer debt in America, economic historian Louis Hyman demonstrates that today’s problems are not as new as we think.

Borrow examines how the rise of consumer borrowing—virtually unknown before the twentieth century—has altered our culture and economy. Starting in the years before the Great Depression, increased... Read more >
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The American Way of Debt
Written by Louis Hyman


Format: eBook, 200 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $13.99

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