Devil Take The Hindmost

Author: Edward Chancellor
Publisher: Plume Books
ISBN: 9780452281806
Size: 23.78 MB
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Here are brokers underwriting risks that included highway robbery and the "assurance of female chastity"; credit notes and lottery tickets circulating as money; wise and unwise investors from Alexander Pope and Benjamin Disraeli to Ivan ...

Devil Take The Hindmost

Author: Edward Chancellor
Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux
ISBN: 9780374138585
Size: 22.93 MB
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Examines stock market speculation since the seventeenth century, discussing the range of motivations of investors and the effects on economies throughout history

Capital Returns

Author: Edward Chancellor
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137571659
Size: 46.96 MB
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This book will be a welcome reference for serious investors who looking to maximise portfolio returns over the long run.

Devil Take The Hindmost

Author: Martin Cathcart Froden
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781910449912
Size: 65.71 MB
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At GBP10,000, the Dundee International Book Prize is the richest prize for an unpublished novel in the UK. This year's winning title, Devil Take the Hindmost, is a gripping historical noir set during the amphitamine-fuelled craze for ...

Manias Panics And Crashes

Author: Charles P. Kindleberger
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 0230365353
Size: 18.91 MB
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Selected as one of the best investment books of all time by the Financial Times, Manias, Panics and Crashes puts the turbulence of the financial world in perspective.

A Short History Of Financial Euphoria

Author: John Kenneth Galbraith
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 110165080X
Size: 55.11 MB
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The world-renowned economist offers "dourly irreverent analyses of financial debacle from the tulip craze of the seventeenth century to the recent plague of junk bonds."—The Atlantic.

The Devil S Derivatives

Author: Nicholas Dunbar
Publisher: Harvard Business Press
ISBN: 1422143163
Size: 46.99 MB
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From an award-winning journalist who has been covering the industry for more than a decade, The Devil’s Derivatives charts the untold story of modern financial innovation—how investment banks invented new financial products, how ...

Value Investing

Author: James Montier
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470685182
Size: 55.36 MB
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In this important new book, the highly respected and controversial value investor and behavioural analyst, James Montier explains how value investing is the only tried and tested method of delivering sustainable long-term returns.

Against The Gods

Author: Peter L. Bernstein
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470534532
Size: 74.17 MB
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"An extremely readable history of risk." -Barron's "Fascinating . . . this challenging volume will help you understand the uncertainties that every investor must face." -Money "A singular achievement.