13 August 2011
Some Favorite Hedge Fund Books
Among those mentioned, in no particular order:
The Gathering Storm, ed.by Lee Robinson & Patrick Young (2010).
More Money than God, by Sebastian Mallaby (2011).
When Genius Failed, by Roger Lowenstein (2001).
Inventing Money, by Nicholas Dunbar (2000).
The Big Short, by Michael Lewis (2011).
Hedge Hunters by Katherine Burton (2007).
Julian Robertson: A Tiger in the land of Bulls and Bears by Daniel A. Strachman (2004).
Knowledge is warranted belief -- it is the body of belief that we build up because, while living in this world, we've developed good reasons for believing it. What we know, then, is what works -- and it is, necessarily, what has worked for us, each of us individually, as a first approximation. For my other blog, on the struggles for control in the corporate suites, see www.proxypartisans.blogspot.com.