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Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - James - Goodreads

Dry but informative. Risk management is all about gambling, it always was and always will be. Truth be told risk has virtually nothing to do with your future and everything to do with your perception ... Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Christiane grease - Goodreads

It is a great book about the story of risk... Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Russell - Goodreads

Great book. Covers the entire history of the concept of risk, explaining it all the while. I wish my statistics book in college was this interesting. I think I really understand statistics now. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - James - Goodreads

Great book on the history of risk. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Cordell - Goodreads

The book started out as very interesting to me but eventually because quit academic. The author ends up going into a lot of detail on every subject when much of what is being discussed should be ... Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Rod - Goodreads

An interesting book in some ways, but didn't really address risk as much as the historical development of probability and statistics. I was looking for some treatment of risk assessment and mitigation. Overall a disappointment. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Bob Aarhus - Goodreads

About halfway through. A very interesting treatise on the idea of risk -- and how risk was not always intuitive to the mind of man. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Harry - Goodreads

taking aim on chance Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - William - Goodreads

This was a great book on the development of risk in history. It is interesting to see how rapidly mathematics has expedited the way we measure and view risk in our world. This is a good history book as well in addition to being an excellent investment book. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Kulveer - Goodreads

nice to have the historical context of how humans have dealt with risk til the present day. Read full review


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