The Resource The physics of finance : predicting the unpredictable : how science has taken over Wall Street, James Owen Weatherall

The physics of finance : predicting the unpredictable : how science has taken over Wall Street, James Owen Weatherall

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The physics of finance : predicting the unpredictable : how science has taken over Wall Street
Title
The physics of finance
Title remainder
predicting the unpredictable : how science has taken over Wall Street
Statement of responsibility
James Owen Weatherall
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Language
eng
Summary
"He takes us on a lively journey from fin-de-siècle Paris to Rat Pack-era Las Vegas, from wartime government labs to Yippie communes, showing how some of the finest scientific minds of the last century came to construct the sophisticated models on which modern securities trading is based"--Back cover
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UK-WkNB
Dewey number
332.6320973
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
The physics of finance : predicting the unpredictable : how science has taken over Wall Street, James Owen Weatherall
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The physics of finance : predicting the unpredictable : how science has taken over Wall Street, James Owen Weatherall
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 250-268) and index
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1699391
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20 cm
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Extent
xviii, 286 pages
Isbn
9781780720876
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(pbk.)
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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illustrations
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  • (Sirsi) LSC2803606
  • (OCoLC)908967374
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