In writing Sink, I relied on, among other sources, the background materials below:

  1. Collateralized Debt Obligations & Structured Finance by Janet Tavakoli  <- very dense
  2. Argentina 1516-1987 by David Rock  <- dense
  3. Extraordinary Popular Delusions & the Madness of Crowds by Charles MacKay  <- dense, old, and fascinating
  4. The Big Short by Michael Lewis  <- spacious