Capital Ideas: The Improbable Origins of Modern Wall Street
When the 1974 recession hit Wall Street, investment professionals desperately turned to academia to help regain the value of their clients' holdings. Bernstein shows how Wall Street finally embraced the advences wrought in academic seminars and technical journals tht ultimately transformed the art of investing.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - justindtapp - LibraryThing
Your investment manager or stock broker probably believes he can beat the market-- ie: do a better job investing your money than simply putting your money in an index fund. And he is wrong. Anyone who ... Read full review
CAPITAL IDEAS: The Improbable Origins of Modern Wall StreetUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
A savvy appreciation of how a small band of disinterested academics has revolutionized the way Wall Street and its offshore counterparts manage the world's investment wealth. A securities-industry ... Read full review
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