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Calculated Bets describes a gambling system that works. Steven Skiena, a jai-alai enthusiast and computer scientist, documents how he used computer simulations and modeling techniques to predict the outcome of jai-alai matches and increased his initial stake by 544% in one year. Skiena demonstrates how his jai-alai system functions like a stock trading system, and includes ...more
Hardcover, 248 pages
Published August 6th 2001 by Mathematical Association of America (MAA) (first published October 17th 1997)
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