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Raoul Albert Charles Palmer FRGOC, known as A.C. Palmer, was a French gynecologist and pioneer in gynecologic laparoscopy. Palmer was born in Paris. His parents, Fritjof Palmer and Signe, née Garling, were from Gothenburg, Sweden.
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Bubble in the Sun
The Florida Boom of the 1920s and How It Brought on the Great Depression
Christopher Knowlton - Jan 12, 2021 (first published in 2020)
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Christopher Knowlton, author of Cattle Kingdom and former Fortune writer, takes an in-depth look at the spectacular Florida land boom of the 1920s and shows how it led directly to the Great Depression.The 1920s in Florida was a time of incredible excess, immense wealth, and precipitous collapse. The decade there produced the largest human migration...
Raoul Pal
Feb 14, 2021
@Mirka88920311 It’s a great book      source
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Technical Analysis of the Financial Markets
A Comprehensive Guide to Trading Methods and Applications (New York Institute of Finance)
John J. Murphy - Jan 04, 1999 (first published in 1986)
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John J. Murphy has updated his landmark bestseller Technical Analysis of the Futures Markets, to include all of the financial markets.This outstanding reference has already taught thousands of traders the concepts of technical analysis and their application in the futures and stock markets. Covering the latest developments in computer technology, t...
Raoul Pal
Dec 18, 2020
@deisgreat @Farnawayinsight The best book.      source
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Abhishek Kar
The Bitcoin Standard
The Decentralized Alternative to Central Banking
Saifedean Ammous - Apr 24, 2018
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Bitcoin is the newest technology for moneyfind out how it fits in the future.Bitcoin is the digital age's novel, decentralized, and automated solution to the problem of money: accessible worldwide, controlled by nobody. Can this young upstart money challenge the global monetary order? Economist Saifedean Ammous traces the history of the technologie...
Raoul Pal
Sep 01, 2020
@steeley_jr maybe try it and see? Or read @saifedean 's book The Bitcoin Standard to frame it for you. It is the first read for anyone interested in the space. It will make you question your assumptions and well worth the time.      source
Monsoon
The Indian Ocean and the Future of American Power
Robert D. Kaplan - Sep 13, 2011 (first published in 2010)
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On the world maps common in America, the Western Hemisphere lies front and center, while the Indian Ocean region all but disappears. This convention reveals the geopolitical focus of the now-departed twentieth century, but in the twenty-first century that focus will fundamentally change. In this pivotal examination of the countries known as “Monsoo...
Raoul Pal
Apr 05, 2020
1. Developing my Monsoon theory based around inverting the world of ageing demographics and high debts in developed markets to low debt, young demographics countries around the Indian Ocean, loosely inspired by the book Monsoon by Robert Kaplan      source
Inside the House of Money
Steven Drobny - Sep 08, 2015
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This updated edition of Inside the House of Money lifts the veil on the typically opaque world.......
Raoul Pal
Apr 05, 2020
@SidneyVollmer @RemiGMI The Silk Roads - Peter Frankopan, Lords of Finance, Makret Wizards, New Market Wizards, The House of Money, Mania’s, Panics and Crashes, The Bitcoin Standard,      source
Market Wizards
Interviews with Top Traders
Jack D. Schwager - Feb 07, 2012 (first published in 1989)
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The world's top trader's reveal the secrets of their phenomenal success!How do the world's most successful traders amass tens, hundreds of millions of dollars a year? Are they masters of an occult knowledge, lucky winners in a random market lottery, natural-born virtuosi--Mozarts of the markets? In search of an answer, bestselling author Jack D. Sc...
Raoul Pal
Apr 05, 2020
@SidneyVollmer @RemiGMI The Silk Roads - Peter Frankopan, Lords of Finance, Makret Wizards, New Market Wizards, The House of Money, Mania’s, Panics and Crashes, The Bitcoin Standard,      source
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Lords of Finance
The Bankers Who Broke the World
Liaquat Ahamed - Dec 29, 2009
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With penetrating insights for today, this vital history of the world economic collapse of the late 1920s offers unforgettable portraits of the four men whose personal and professional actions as heads of their respective central banks changed the course of the twentieth century It is commonly believed that the Great Depression that began in 1929 re...
Raoul Pal
Apr 05, 2020
@SidneyVollmer @RemiGMI The Silk Roads - Peter Frankopan, Lords of Finance, Makret Wizards, New Market Wizards, The House of Money, Mania’s, Panics and Crashes, The Bitcoin Standard,      source
Manias, Panics and Crashes
A History of Financial Crises
C. Kindleberger - Aug 10, 2005
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Manias, Panics and Crashes, is a scholarly and entertaining account of the way that mismanagement of money and credit has led to financial explosions over the centuries. Covering such topics as the history and anatomy of crises, speculative manias, and the lender of last resort, this book has been hailed as 'a true classic...both timely and timeles...
Raoul Pal
Apr 05, 2020
@SidneyVollmer @RemiGMI The Silk Roads - Peter Frankopan, Lords of Finance, Makret Wizards, New Market Wizards, The House of Money, Mania’s, Panics and Crashes, The Bitcoin Standard,      source
The New Market Wizards
Conversations with America's Top Traders
Jack D. Schwager - Jan 12, 1994 (first published in 1992)
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In The New Market Wizards, successful traders relate the financial strategies that have rocketed them to success. Asking questions that readers with an interest or involvement in the financial markets would love to pose to the financial superstars, Jack D. Schwager encourages these financial wizards to share their insights. Entertaining, informativ...
Raoul Pal
Apr 05, 2020
@SidneyVollmer @RemiGMI The Silk Roads - Peter Frankopan, Lords of Finance, Makret Wizards, New Market Wizards, The House of Money, Mania’s, Panics and Crashes, The Bitcoin Standard,      source
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Abhishek Kar
Billion Dollar Whale
The Man Who Fooled Wall Street, Hollywood, and the World
Bradley Hope - Oct 22, 2019 (first published in 2018)
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Named a Best Book of 2018 by the Financial Times and Fortune, this "thrilling" (Bill Gates) New York Times bestseller exposes how a "modern Gatsby" swindled over $5 billion with the aid of Goldman Sachs in "the heist of the century" (Axios).Now a #1 international bestseller, BILLION DOLLAR WHALE is "an epic tale of white-collar crime on a global sc...
Raoul Pal
Dec 13, 2019
@John_Hempton Amazing read... financial book of the year..      source
The Silk Roads
A New History of the World
Peter Frankopan - Mar 07, 2017 (first published in 2015)
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Far more than a history of the Silk Roads, this book is truly a revelatory new history of the world, promising to destabilize notions of where we come from and where we are headed next. From the Middle East and its political instability to China and its economic rise, the vast region stretching eastward from the Balkans across the steppe and South ...
Raoul Pal
Oct 31, 2019
@The92ers @zerohedge It’s fascinating. The Peter Frankopan book on the Silk Roads told history well from the perspective of Iran in particular      source
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The Hard Thing About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz
The New Silk Roads by Peter Frankopan
This Time Is Different by Carmen M. Reinhart
The Black Swan by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Investment Biker by Jim Rogers
When Genius Failed by Roger Lowenstein
Soros on Soros by George Soros
Flow by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
David Bowie by Dylan Jones
Homo Deus by Yuval Noah Harari
Chaos Monkeys by Antonio Garcia Martinez
Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari
Conspiracy by Ryan Holiday
The Undoing Project by Michael Lewis
Why Minsky Matters by L. Randall Wray
The Sheltering Sky by Paul Bowles
Trust Me, I'm Lying by Ryan Holiday
The Lean Startup by Eric Ries