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Fortune's Formula

The Untold Story of the Scientific Betting System That Beat the Casinos and Wall Street

William Poundstone

In 1956 two Bell Labs scientists discovered the scientific formula for getting rich. One was mathematician Claude Shannon, neurotic father of our digital age, whose genius is ranked with Einstein's. The other was John L. Kelly Jr., a Texas-born, gun-toting physicist. Together they applied the science of information theory—the basis of computers and...
Publish Date
2006
September 19
Goodreads rating
4.19
ISBN
8601400731604
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Dec 30, 2019
@MarquisDeMarche @natstewart5 Great book.      source