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Lecturing Birds on Flying: How Financial Practice Differs from Theory
3.08
This book is a roller-coaster of a read. Being that Pablo is not a native english writer it may be that a few of the problems with language should be ...more
May 24, 2012
Mar 20, 2012
 
Irrational Exuberance: (Second Edition)
3.92
With Shiller sharing a lot of time in the news, I decided to read the book that made him famous.

The book is a great collection of information on how t
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Feb 06, 2014
Oct 06, 2014
 
The Quants: How a New Breed of Math Whizzes Conquered Wall Street and Nearly Destroyed It
3.78
As a book that reads as a narrative of the growth of mathematics in finance, as well as a who's who of the largest players in the industry, this book ...more
Jan 2012
Jan 10, 2012
 
Maverick Trading: PROVEN STRATEGIES FOR GENERATING GREATER PROFITS FROM THE AWARD-WINNING TEAM AT MAVERICK TRADING
3.20
A good trading book that spans the beginner to intermediate experience levels. The authors tackle the psychology of trading very well, and also lay ou ...more
Mar 20, 2013
Mar 21, 2013
 
The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine
4.20
A very interesting narrative about those that saw the big bubble in the asset backed securities market. The author very delicately navigates the narra ...more
Sep 26, 2012
Oct 10, 2012
 
The Encyclopedia of Trading Strategies the Encyclopedia of Trading Strategies
2.88
Terribly dated.

This book was probably a good reference at the time it was printed, but now a dozen years later is is hard to find anything that is rea
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Dec 20, 2012
Jan 03, 2013
 
Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt
4.06
Another excellent Lewis book on the advancement of high frequency trading, and what it means to both wall street and the average investor.

The narrativ
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Sep 10, 2014
Oct 06, 2014
 
Market Wizards
4.14
An excellent read. The very first of the Market Wizards books are still relevant today. Although some of the technologies have changed (eight dollar p ...more
Nov 06, 2012
Jan 03, 2013
 
Hedge Fund Market Wizards
4.36
Schwager has been getting better over time. His most recent Market Wizards book is amazing. The interviews are very well done, and the environment in ...more
Nov 26, 2012
Jan 03, 2013
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