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    • My Life as a Quant

    • Reflections on Physics and Finance
    • By: Emanuel Derman
    • Narrated by: Peter Ganim
    • Length: 11 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 173

    In My Life as a Quant, Emanuel Derman relives his exciting journey as one of the first high-energy particle physicists to migrate to Wall Street. Derman details his adventures in this fieldanalyzing the incompatible personas of traders and quants, and discussing the dissimilar nature of knowledge in physics and finance. Throughout this tale, he also reflects on the appropriate way to apply the refined methods of physics to the hurly-burly world of markets.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Thoroughly Enjoyed It

    • By Justin on 02-16-11

    Regular price: $24.95