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Ex-Lehman Brothers Exec Kills Himself In The Face Of Growing Financial Trouble

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 06.19.2012 | Business

Charles Hopper -- 63 years old and facing mounting financial troubles -- hanged himself in the garage of his Connecticut home last month. But five yea...

Madoff Just the Start of Post-Bubble Scandals

Diane Francis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Diane Francis

The $50-billion fraud, allegedly perpetrated by New York's Bernie Madoff, is a predictable outcome following the collapse of a speculative bubble. Big bubbles attract bigger crooks.

Suicide Contagion: Will Madoff Investor's 'Act of Honor' Be the Last?

Douglas Faneuil | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Douglas Faneuil

Praising a suicide as honorable may come with an extremely high price: namely, more suicides. News organizations have a duty to temper such judgments -- not to censor them, but to put them in context.

Madoff Investor's Suicide Was An "Act Of Honor", Brother Says

Bloomberg | Alan Katz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Thierry Magon de La Villehuchet's sense of honor led the descendent of French army officers and an ennobled shipping family to commit suicide after he...

Thierry de la Villehuchet: Madoff Investor Dies After $1.4 Billion Lost

AFP, Bloomberg, Huffington Post | Posted 04.28.2014 | Business

(SCROLL FOR A PHOTO OF VILLEHUCHET) UPDATES THROUGHOUT French money manager Thierry de la Villehuchet died of a likely suicide in his New York o...