By TIM GRANT
“Guns don’t kill people, people kill people.”
National Rifle Association Slogan
“Guns don’t kill people, people kill people, and monkeys do too (if they have a gun).”
Since the full magnitude of the recent financial crisis has become clear, a great deal...
Unlike most fields, modern financial risk management can be traced back to a specific time and place, and a relatively small group of people. Some quants in New York City, between 1987 and 1993, codified knowledge from a variety of fields, thrashed out disagreements and created the basic...