The Resource A man for all markets : from Las Vegas to Wall Street, how I beat the dealer and the market, Edward O. Thorp, (electronic resource)

A man for all markets : from Las Vegas to Wall Street, how I beat the dealer and the market, Edward O. Thorp, (electronic resource)

Label
A man for all markets : from Las Vegas to Wall Street, how I beat the dealer and the market
Title
A man for all markets
Title remainder
from Las Vegas to Wall Street, how I beat the dealer and the market
Statement of responsibility
Edward O. Thorp
Title variation
From Las Vegas to Wall Street, how I beat the dealer and the market
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the author's experiences as a mathematics wizard, author, inventor, hedge-fund manager, and card-counter who revealed casino-beating strategies, invented the first wearable computer, and launched a Wall Street revolution
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thorp, Edward O
Dewey number
  • 332.6092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HG4928.5.T54
LC item number
A3 2017eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thorp, Edward O
  • Thorp, Edward O
  • Investment advisors
  • Mathematicians
  • Gambling systems
  • Investments
  • Finance
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • GAMES & ACTIVITIES
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • GAMES & ACTIVITIES
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Finance
  • Gambling systems
  • Investment advisors
  • Investments
  • Mathematicians
  • United States
Label
A man for all markets : from Las Vegas to Wall Street, how I beat the dealer and the market, Edward O. Thorp, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 45
  • Chapter 4
  • Las at Gas
  • 61
  • Chapter 5
  • Conquering Blackjack
  • 66
  • Chapter 6
  • Day of the Lamb
  • 80
  • Chapter 1
  • Chapter 7
  • Card Counting for Everyone
  • 97
  • Chapter 8
  • Players Versus Casinos
  • 112
  • Chapter 9
  • A Computer That Predicts Roulette
  • 122
  • Chapter 10
  • Loving to Learn
  • An Edge at Other Gambling Games
  • 136
  • Chapter 11
  • Wall Street the Greatest Casino on Earth
  • 145
  • Chapter 12
  • Bridge with Buffett
  • 155
  • Chapter 13
  • Going into Partnership
  • 3
  • 166
  • Chapter 14
  • Front-Running the Quantitative Revolution
  • 185
  • Chapter 15
  • Rise ...
  • 194
  • Chapter 16
  • ... and Fall
  • 204
  • Chapter 2
  • Chapter 17
  • Period of Adjustment
  • 213
  • Chapter 18
  • Swindles and Hazards
  • 226
  • Chapter 19
  • Buying Low, Selling High
  • 233
  • Chapter 20
  • Science is My Playground
  • Backing the Truck Up to the Banks
  • 246
  • Chapter 21
  • One Last Puff
  • 251
  • Chapter 22
  • Hedging Your Bets
  • 258
  • Chapter 23
  • How Rich Is Rich?
  • 21
  • 267
  • Chapter 24
  • Compound Growth: The Eighth Wonder of the World
  • 277
  • Chapter 25
  • Beat Most Investors by Indexing
  • 282
  • Chapter 26
  • Can You Beat the Market? Should You Try?
  • 290
  • Chapter 3
  • Chapter 27
  • Asset Allocation and Wealth Management
  • 301
  • Chapter 28
  • Giving Back
  • 313
  • Chapter 29
  • Financial Crises: Lessons Not Learned
  • 319
  • Chapter 30
  • Physics and Mathematics
  • Thoughts
  • 335
Control code
ocn970022015
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781786070296
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
46D41130-0A21-4369-B123-B8074692938C
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o970022015
  • (OCoLC)970022015
Label
A man for all markets : from Las Vegas to Wall Street, how I beat the dealer and the market, Edward O. Thorp, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 45
  • Chapter 4
  • Las at Gas
  • 61
  • Chapter 5
  • Conquering Blackjack
  • 66
  • Chapter 6
  • Day of the Lamb
  • 80
  • Chapter 1
  • Chapter 7
  • Card Counting for Everyone
  • 97
  • Chapter 8
  • Players Versus Casinos
  • 112
  • Chapter 9
  • A Computer That Predicts Roulette
  • 122
  • Chapter 10
  • Loving to Learn
  • An Edge at Other Gambling Games
  • 136
  • Chapter 11
  • Wall Street the Greatest Casino on Earth
  • 145
  • Chapter 12
  • Bridge with Buffett
  • 155
  • Chapter 13
  • Going into Partnership
  • 3
  • 166
  • Chapter 14
  • Front-Running the Quantitative Revolution
  • 185
  • Chapter 15
  • Rise ...
  • 194
  • Chapter 16
  • ... and Fall
  • 204
  • Chapter 2
  • Chapter 17
  • Period of Adjustment
  • 213
  • Chapter 18
  • Swindles and Hazards
  • 226
  • Chapter 19
  • Buying Low, Selling High
  • 233
  • Chapter 20
  • Science is My Playground
  • Backing the Truck Up to the Banks
  • 246
  • Chapter 21
  • One Last Puff
  • 251
  • Chapter 22
  • Hedging Your Bets
  • 258
  • Chapter 23
  • How Rich Is Rich?
  • 21
  • 267
  • Chapter 24
  • Compound Growth: The Eighth Wonder of the World
  • 277
  • Chapter 25
  • Beat Most Investors by Indexing
  • 282
  • Chapter 26
  • Can You Beat the Market? Should You Try?
  • 290
  • Chapter 3
  • Chapter 27
  • Asset Allocation and Wealth Management
  • 301
  • Chapter 28
  • Giving Back
  • 313
  • Chapter 29
  • Financial Crises: Lessons Not Learned
  • 319
  • Chapter 30
  • Physics and Mathematics
  • Thoughts
  • 335
Control code
ocn970022015
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781786070296
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
46D41130-0A21-4369-B123-B8074692938C
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o970022015
  • (OCoLC)970022015

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