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The quants: how a new breed of math whizzes conquered Wall Street and nearly destroyed it

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A gripping narrative of brilliance and hubris, "The Quants" follows the rise of 1950s-era math geniuses let loose on Wall Street--who then set in motion ever widening market catastrophes.
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subject_facet Finance -- United States
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Investments -- Mathematical models -- History
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title_display The quants : how a new breed of math whizzes conquered Wall Street and nearly destroyed it
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