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Fischer Black and the revolutionary idea of finance

by Perry Mehring

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Published by John Wiley & Sons in Hoboken, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Black, Fischer, -- 1938-,
  • Finance -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Economists -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Finance -- Mathematical models.,
  • Investments -- Mathematical models.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-353) and index.

    StatementPerry Mehrling.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG172.F565 M44 2005, HG172.B53 M44 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 374 p. :
    Number of Pages374
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23013926M
    ISBN 100471457329, 978047145329
    LC Control Number2005007460

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    Fischer Black and the Revolutionary Idea of Finance Tuesday, Ap and to force people to take another look at his theory he finished the book he had been working on for a number of years. In his book he devoted much of his time addressing the problems that traditional economics could not explain, and even more room addressing what. This Updated Edition clearly presents Black's classic theory on business cycles and the concept of equilibrium, and contains a new introduction by the person who knows Black best: Perry Mehrling, author of Fischer Black and the Revolutionary Idea of Finance (Wiley)/5(3).


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