9781260440546

Too Smart for Our Own Good: Ingenious Investment Strategies, Illusions of Safety, and Market Crashes

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  • ISBN13:

    9781260440546

  • ISBN10:

    1260440540

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2018-12-05
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

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Table of Contents

Exhibits

Introduction: Creating a Perfect Storm

Part I

Chapter 1: Reducing Risk

Part II

Chapter 2: Black Monday 1987

Chapter 3: Replicating Options

Chapter 4: Portfolio Insurance and Futures Markets

Chapter 5: Portfolio Insurance and the Crash

Chapter 6: After the Crash--Options

Part III

Chapter 7: Options, Hedge Funds, and the Volatility of 1998

Chapter 8: Long-Term Capital Management

Chapter 9: LTCM Post Mortem

Part IV

Chapter 11: Blowing Bubbles

Chapter 12: Weapons of Mass Destruction?

Chapter 14: Securitization and the Housing Bubble

Part V

Chapter 15: After the Storm, 2010-2018

Chapter 16: The European Debt Crisis

Chapter 17: Illusions of Safety and Market Meltdowns

Chapter 18: Taming the Tempest

Appendix A: The Crash of 1929 and the Great Depression

Appendix B: Bonds, Stocks, and Derivatives

Appendix C: The Debate on Portfolio Insurance

Appendix D: Derivatives Disasters in the 1990s 

Appendix E: Bruce Jacob's Research Objectivity Standards Proposal

List of Acronyms

Glossary

Endnotes

Bibliography

Name Index

Subject Index

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