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Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Sambasivan - Goodreads

Erudite, scholarly and phenomenally researched. Not a very easy read. But the toil is well worth it. The book changes one's perspective of risk and gives a holistic overview of the history of risk and the complexities one has to overcome to manage it. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Anil - Goodreads

It is an amazing page turner. The book has its own unique taste and story line. It is an interesting story to read and think on how the author brings to the conclusion. I highly recommend this book everyone. It is a great read. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Asif - Goodreads

Enjoyed the book. The last two chapters gave a fitting ending. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Alex - Goodreads

Bernstein was one of the most gifted financial writers in existence. Transformed an otherwise dull topic into one which was hugely engaging and educational. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Kevin - Goodreads

I remember loving this book. Really great. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Vinicius Menezes - Goodreads

How has humanity evolved in so many aspects so rapidly? Well, statistics and math have been the most powerful tools and the author explores how it has happened over the years and the impacts on our ... Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Jim Rossi - Goodreads

Bernstein wrote a classic, page-turner about risk management and actuarial science. In other words, the guy's a master. I've lent my book out numerous times - hard to get it back. Major resource for ... Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Micah Neely - Goodreads

Most people won't get it since they have a small child's understanding of anything remotely quantitative. That said, it's probably not for someone who has no exposure to stats or finance. Sometimes ... Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Santiago Chouhy - Goodreads

History can be written from different perspectives. This book tells the evolution and the use of statistics through out the history. Is well documented and very revealing. Helps you to understand why ... Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Wagner Tsuchiya - Goodreads

A remarkable book, more than the history of risk management it's the description of the development of the humanity and the knowledge of the human behavior. It's a must read. Read full review


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