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Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Tim Clouse - Goodreads

Excellent non-technical introduction to risk analysis. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Peter - Goodreads

I only got about 50 pages in. The author makes broad general assumptions, never backs them up, and treats them like facts. His description of statistics is hard to follow. In one case I KNOW he did his math incorrectly. All this lead me to abandoning the book. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Shan - Goodreads

it was a great book. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Alvin Lim - Goodreads

Scientific and mathematical pioneers employed bold thinking to embark on a remarkable adventure of intellectual discovery. Bernstein, an economic consultant, describes in "Against the Gods" how the ... Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Rick - Goodreads

A job in the insurance industry helps one fully appreciate this read. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Alexander - Goodreads

This book shone as it focused on the development of the financial system from the 1950s to the present. The author's comments about the promises and risks of securitization are quite prescient ... Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - David - Goodreads

I found this book very interesting and intriguing. It takes you on a historical perspective of how man has pereceived and understood risk. As we have come to better understand risk, probabilities and ... Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Nichole Renner - Goodreads

Seriously, the best book I have ever read (minus HP of course). Incredible book. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Lise Andreana - Goodreads

must read for all who worry about their investments and wonder how to manage risk Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Kathryn Peterson - Goodreads

Good, interesting read. My only complaint is that it wasn't a stand alone book for me. I spent a lot of time doing side reading on the Internet to clarify concepts or to get more info. Nevertheless if you are willing to put the time and effort in, it's a worthwhile book. Read full review


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