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Exposition on the techniques of value investing
Here’s another exposition on the techniques of value investing with a slightly different flavour. Rather than delving into the nitty-gritty of value investing as a concept, the book attempts to lay the mental framework that needs to be ingrained before contemplating a particular investment. It argues that the success of investors like Warren...
A neurologist and financial expert expounds simple principles for investment success in any scenario
Dr William Bernstein is not the normal finance type. Formerly a practising neurologist, he first wrote a book called The Intelligent Asset Allocator. The book attracted a lot of critical acclaim but not much readership; it was too technical. He then converted that book into a layman’s...
On the origins of commodity trading in India
According to Dr William Bernstein (author of the book reviewed above), there are a few key factors behind successful investing. One of them is understanding history. Back to the Future: Roots of Commodity Trade in India is an effort by two authors to trace the early evolution of commodity trade in India. With excerpts from ancient manuscripts of...