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Systematic Trading: A unique new method for designing trading and investing systems

This is not just another book with yet another trading system. This is a complete guide to developing your own systems to help you make and execute trading and investing decisions. It is intended for everyone who wishes to systematise their financial decision making, either completely or to some degree.Author Robert Carver draws on financial theory, his experience managing

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Effective Investing: A Simple Way to Build Wealth by Investing in Funds

Investing can be one of the most reliable passports to a better life. But where should you invest your money? Mark Dampier has been helping thousands of investors answer this question for over 30 years. In his first ever book he brings together everything he has learnt from grilling fund managers, weighing up investments and prospering through dramatic ups and downs. The r

Genre: Economics

Capitalism and Freedom

Milton Friedman argues that the appropriate role of competitive capitalism occurs when the majority of our economic activity flows through private enterprise within a free market environment. This is unequivocally the most effective device for achieving economic freedom, as well as the necessary condition in which political freedom can be attained. Friedmans arguments are

Genre: Economics

Essays on Game Theory

This is a series of interdisciplinary conferences in mathematics, philosophy, computer science and linguistics. The main goal is to re-establish the traditionally strong links between these areas of research that have been lost in the past decades. The second conference in the series had the subtitle Applications of Mathematical Logic in Philosophy and Linguistics and brou

Category: Economics

Technological Revolutions and Financial Capital: The Dynamics of Bubbles and Golden Ages

Technological Revolutions and Financial Capital presents a novel interpretation of the good and bad times in the economy, taking a long-term perspective and linking technology and finance in an original and convincing way. Carlota Perez draws upon Schumpeters theories of the clustering of innovations to explain why each technological revolution gives rise to a paradigm

Genre: Economics

The Crash Course: The Unsustainable Future of Our Economy, Energy, and Environment

The next twenty years will be completely unlike the last twenty years. The world is in economic crisis, and there are no easy fixes to our predicament. Unsustainable trends in the economy, energy, and the environment have finally caught up with us and are converging on a very narrow window of time--the Twenty-Teens. The Crash Course presents our predicament and illuminat

Category: Economics

Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises

New York Times BestsellerWashington Post BestsellerLos Angeles Times�BestsellerStress Test is the story of Tim Geithner�s education in financial crises.As president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and then as President Barack Obama�s secretary of the Treasury, Timothy F. Geithner helped the United States navigate the worst financial crisis since the Great Depress

Genre: Economics

The Rise and Fall of Nations

Shaped by his twenty-five years traveling the world, and enlivened by encounters with villagers from Rio to Beijing, tycoons, and presidents, Ruchir Sharma�s The Rise and Fall of Nations rethinks the dismal science of economics as a practical art. Narrowing the thousands of factors that can shape a country�s fortunes to ten clear rules, Sharma explains how to spot politi

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An Extraordinary Time: The End of the Postwar Boom and the Return of the Ordinary Economy

The decades after World War II were a golden age across much of the world. It was a time of economic....

Books in Economics

Narrative and Numbers: The Value of Stories in Business

How can a company that has never turned a profit have a multibillion dollar valuation? Why do some start-ups attract large investments while others do not? Aswath Damodaran, finance professor and experienced investor, argues that the power of story drives corporate value, adding substance to numbers and persuading even cautious investors to take risks. In business, there a

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