DescriptionWall Street is where poker and modern finance?and the theory behind these "games"?clash head on. In both worlds, real risk means real money is made or lost in a heart beat, and neither camp is always rational with the risk it takes. As a result, business and financial professionals who want to use poker insights to improve their job performance will find this entertaining book a "must read." So will poker players searching for an edge in applying the insights of risk-takers on Wall Street.
Chapter 1. The Art of Uncalculated Risk.
Chapter 2. Poker Basics.
Chapter 3. Finance Basics.
Chapter 4. A Brief History of Risk Denial.
Chapter 5. Pokernomics.
Chapter 6. Son of a Soft Money Bank.
Chapter 7. The Once-Bold Mates of Morgan.
Chapter 8. The Games People Play.
Chapter 9. Who Got Game.
Chapter 10. Utility Belt.