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The wisdom of finance : discovering humanity in the world of risk and return / Mihir A. Desai.

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Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 332 DESAI (Text) 33946003250250 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544911130
  • ISBN: 054491113X
  • Physical Description: xiii, 223 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 182-214) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: Finance and the good life -- The wheel of fortune -- Risky business -- On value -- Becoming a producer -- No romance without finance -- Living the dream -- Failing forward -- Why everyone hates finance.
Summary, etc.: The Harvard Business School professor draws upon literature, film, philosophy, and history to argue that, at the core of finance and financial practices, there is a place for principles, ethics, and humanity.
Subject: Finance > Social aspects.
Financial services industry > Social aspects.
Financial institutions > Social aspects.
Social responsibility of business.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS > Commerce.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS > Corporate Finance.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS > Finance.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS > Insurance.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS > Investments & Securities.

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