Praise for Lecturing Birds On Flying “Finally, a book taking a critical look at Pablo Triana knows both thefinancial industry and the academic. Lecturing Birds on Flying has 68 ratings and 10 reviews. Pablo Triana knows both the financial industry and the academic community from the inside. Lecturing Birds on Flying: Can Mathematical Theories Destroy the Financial Markets? Pablo Triana. John Wiley & Sons, , ISBN.

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Mar 20, Wes Devauld rated it it was ok Shelves: On the whole, this is a goodread. Lecturing Birds on Flying: The author has failed to prove his in this book, in spite of the title and the page count. Ratings and Reviews 0 0 star ratings 0 reviews. Hedge Funds and the Making of a New Elite. Uncharacteristically – for myself – I found that, by the middle of his book, I was checking the first sentence on every paragraph to decide if it was worth reading or if it could be skipped without detriment to the general comprehension – skipping was almost always safe.

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A Moral Approach to the Dismal Science. Triana first analyzes the fundamental ,ecturing of whether financial markets can in principle really be solved mathematically.


Review “Points to the over-reliance on financial models and quantitativetechniques as what ultimately brought down the financial markets. Amust-read for anyone interested in finance.

It’s tough to model human action. Triana first analyzes the fundamental question of whetherfinancial markets can in principle really be solved mathematically. He goes on to explain how Wall Street and other financial centers became eager employers of scientists, and how in became eager employees of financial firms.

But perhaps Cervantes is the right writer to emulate when tilting at windmills. We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Your display name should be at least 2 characters long. The writing is awful. Stubbornly holding the theoretical fort. It’s the incentives, stupid.

But on the other hand many times in the book he is proclaiming the wisdom of Leo-Malamed-type “commonsense” traders to do just that. Read more Read less.

Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. You’ve successfully reported this review. Cord Schuck rated it liked it Aug 30, The tired “perfect storm” alibi may be a facade. Amazon Inspire Yriana Educational Resources. It should, by rights, spark a revolution in both investment banks and business schools. Pablo Triana knows both thefinancial industry and the academic community from the inside.


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Trivia About Lecturing Birds o Pablo Triana knows both thefinancial He shows that the markets indeed cannot be tamed with equations, presenting a long and powerful list of lecturinh to prove his point: Knowns and unknowns in the dazzling world of derivatives Revised edition Financial Times Series.

Interesting enough for a movie. Triana concludes with an in-depth discussion of the most significant historical episodes of theory-caused real-life market malaise, with a strong emphasis on the current credit crisis. A long rap sheet of evidence.

I often wondered if Pablo didn’t take a thesaurus, and just grab the longest synonyms listed without understanding the subt This book is a roller-coaster of a read. Hero-worship of Nassim Taleb, sarcasm.