A narrative podcast from The Econormist, exploring the economics of scams, scandals and frauds. We look beyond the greed and try to uncover the hidden rhythms to which financial shenanigans dance.
Book of Sins Season 2 Teaser
Book of Sins, the narrative podcast about the economics of scams returns with a new season, this time focusing on a scandal that shook the world of global finance and banking - the LIBOR scam. First episode coming soon.
THE 1992 STOCK SCAM | V - THE FALLOUT
As the investigations wind down and legal battles continue, there are no neat resolution to the loose threads in the Harshad Mehta saga, but the jolt of 1992 may have left one lasting mark as we discover in the season 1 finale.
THE 1992 STOCK SCAM | IV - THE OTHERS
As Harshad Mehta is arrested for his stock market misdeeds, new strands of the scam break (and we meet more shady players), revealing that the scandal is embedded deep into India’s financial sector.
THE 1992 STOCK SCAM | III - THE MECHANISM
As the Harshad Mehta scam comes to light, investigators and bank officials scramble to understand how exactly had the Big Bull been able to siphon money out of the banking system into the stock markets and soon, more scam and skulduggery surface.
THE 1992 STOCK SCAM | II - AN AVALANCHE OF AVARICE
Harshad Mehta establishes himself as an influential figure in the stock market using the money market as a springboard as the equity and banking sectors collide in a nefarious dalliance.
Beautifully narrated with perfect choice of words
The narrater amazingly keeps us bonded to the storyline & allows visuals to be painted in the mind as the plot unfolds.