Published on Oct 6, 2015

Bethany McLean co-authored the bestseller “The Smartest Guys in the Room: The Amazing Rise and Scandalous Fall of Enron” with her Fortune colleague Peter Elkind. Her second book, which she co-authored with New York Times columnist Joe Nocera, is “All the Devils are Here: The Hidden History of the Financial Crisis.” Her new book, “Shaky Ground,” chronicles the story of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac seven years after the meltdown, and tells us why homeownership finance is now one of the biggest unsolved issues in today’s global economy. McLean is a contributing editor at Vanity Fair, a columnist for Fortune.com and a contributor at CNBC.

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