First Blood for the SEC

Flynn, John T.
February 1938
New Republic;2/9/38, Vol. 94 Issue 1210, p18
Comments on the regulations of exchange trading by the Securities Exchange Commission in the U.S. End to short selling for the practical purpose of preventing stock market decline; Sale of corporate stocks by American Telephone and Telegraph, General Motors, New York Central, Standard Oil of New Jersey and the U.S. Steel; Accusation about the involvement of Stock Market members and professionals to the short selling.


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