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Financial Models: Why All The Fuss?

Date Added: Dec 2009
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This article covers the discussion in the research symposium "The Quantitative Revolution and the Crisis: How Have Quantitative Financial Models Been Used and Misused" at Columbia Business School on December 4 explored the causes and effects of the proliferation of quantitative finance. Donald MacKenzie, a professor of sociology at the University of Edinburgh, gave the keynote speech.