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The Fine Print

How Big Companies "Use Plain English" to Rob You Blind

The Fine Print( )
Author: Johnston, David Cay
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Imprint:Portfolio Trade
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.00
Book Description:

A bestselling author’s shocking analysis of the many ways we are victimized by corporations   David Cay Johnston, the bestselling author of Perfectly Legal and Free Lunch, is famous for exposing the perfidies of our biggest institutions. Now he turns his attention to the ways huge corporations hide sneaky stipulations in just about every contract, often with government permission.   No other modern country gives corporations the...
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Detailed Subjects: Business & Economics / Business Writing
Business & Economics / Business Ethics
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.44 x 8.38 x 0.86 Inches
Book Weight:0.6 Pounds
Author Biography
Johnston, David Cay (Author)
David Cay Johnston was born in San Francisco, California on December 24, 1948. He received his education at San Francisco State University, Michigan State University and the University of Chicago. He is a columnist for The Daily Beast, Investopedia, USA Today,, Tax Analysts and the Rochester Democrat & Chronicle. Johnston is also Distinguished Visiting Lecturer, Syracuse University College of Law and Whitman School of Management - The property, tax and regulatory law of the ancient world. David is the Past President, Investigative Reporters & Editors (IRE) and Board President, Buffalo, NY.

David Cay Johnston is the author of New York Times bestseller The Making of Donald Trump. His other titles include The Fine Print: How Big Companies Use "Plain English" to Rob You Blind (2012); Free Lunch: How the Wealthiest Americans Enrich Themselves at Government Expense (and Stick You With the Bill), a 2008 New York Times and Wall Street Journal best seller; Perfectly Legal: The Covert Campaign to Rig Our Tax System to Benefit the Super Rich -- and Cheat Everybody Else which was the 2004 Investigative Book of the Year award winner and a New York Times and Wall Street Journal best seller; Temples of Chance: How America Inc. Bought Out Murder Inc. To Win Control of the Casino Business (1992).

David Cay Johnston is the Recipient of the Pulitzer Prize, an IRE Medal and the George Polk Award.


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