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    Bethany McLean

    Contributing Editor, Vanity Fair

    Bethany McLean is a contributing editor at Vanity Fair. Previously, she was an editor-at-large at Fortune Magazine, where her 2001 piece, “Is Enron Overpriced?”, was one of the first skeptical articles about Enron. She is the co-author of Smartest Guys in the Room: The Amazing Rise and Scandalous Fall of Enron, which inspired the Academy Award-nominated documentary Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room. McClean also co-authored 2010’s All the Devils are Here: The Hidden History of the Financial Crisis and authored 2015’s Shaky Ground: The Strange Saga of the US Mortgage Giants and 2018’s Saudi America: The Truth About Fracking and How It’s Changing the World. Her 2016 Vanity Fair story on disgraced pharmaceutical company Valeant was used as the basis for Netflix’s Dirty Money episode about the drugmaker.

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    Monday, Oct 12 2015

    7 PM

    With the 2016 presidential election fast approaching, CIW explores the issues, both domestic and international, that will define American politics... read more
    2 hours | Talk | Cadillac Palace Theatre

    Wednesday, Jun 5 2019

    Wednesday, Jun 5 2019

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