Wake Up to Murder

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Kensington Publishing Corporation, 1996 - Fiction - 283 pages
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Hailed by Sidney Sheldon as "a master of the comic-who-done-it", Steve Allen--America's favorite amateur detective--is back. This time, Steve and his glamorous wife, Jayne Meadows, return to television, just in time to tune in to a higly-rated new series--of murders.

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Allen, self-described ``comedian, talk show host, composer, writer, intellectual, and detective extraordinaire,'' returns to both television and detective work when his old family friend Cat Lawrence ... Read full review


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STEVE ALLEN is Managing Director in charge of risk methodology at JPMorgan Chase. He is responsible for model validation, risk capital allocation, and the development of new measures of valuation, reserves, and risk for both market and credit risk. Previously, he was in charge of market risk for derivative products at Chase. He has been a key architect of Chase's value-at-risk and stress testing systems. Prior to his work in risk management, Allen was the head of analysis and model building for all Chase trading activities for over ten years. He also serves as co-chairman of the Credit and Risk Committee of the Bond Market Association and is coauthor of Valuing Fixed-Income Investments and Derivative Securities. Allen is Deputy Director of the Mathematics in Finance Masters' program at New York University's Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences. He has taught the risk management course in this program for the last five years.

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