Charles R. Morris is a lawyer, former banker, and author. He has written twelve books, and is a regular contributor to the Los Angeles Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Atlantic Monthly.
Morris, Charles W. (2008). The Two Trillion Dollar Meltdown: Easy Money, High Rollers, and the Great Credit Crash. PublicAffairs. ISBN 1-58648-691-8.
- The Sages: Warren Buffett, George Soros, Paul Volcker, and the Maelstrom of Markets (2009)
- The Two Trillion Dollar Meltdown (2009)
- The Trillion Dollar Meltdown (2008)
- Reviewed in Business Week
- The Surgeons: Life and Death in a Top Heart Center (2007)
- Review, New York Times, October 28, 2007
- The Tycoons: How Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Jay Gould, and J. P. Morgan Invented the American Supereconomy (2005)
- American Catholic: The Saints and Sinners Who Built America's Most Powerful Church (1997)
- The AARP: America's Most Powerful Lobby and the Clash of Generations (1996)
- Money, Greed, and Risk: Why Financial Crises and Crashes Happen (1999)
- Computer Wars: The Fall of IBM and the Future of Western Technology (1993)
- The Coming Global Boom (1990)
- Iron Destinies, Lost Opportunities: The Arms Race Between the United States and the Soviet Union, 1945-1987 (1988)
- The Cost of Good Intentions: New York City and the Liberal Experiment (1981)
- Reviewed in the New York Times, By Christopher Lehmann-Haupt, July 24, 1980, Thursday 
Morris appears in the 2010 Oscar-winning documentary film Inside Job.