Common Cents, Common Dreams
by Peter J. Ferrara, Michael D. Tanner
Publisher: Cato Institute 1998
Number of pages: 68
This book provides a plain-language guide to the problems of Social Security and an alternative based on savings and investment. Peter Ferrara and Michael Tanner show how a privatized Social Security system would work and why it would provide a better retirement for future generations of American workers.
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by William L.Hart - D.C Heath and Company
This book provides an elementary course in the theory and the application of annuities certain and in the mathematical aspects of life insurance. The book is particularly adapted to the needs of students in colleges of business administration.
by Lawrence Russell - Smashwords
People can benefit greatly, when they decide to follow investment strategies that are: 1) savings-driven, 2) thoroughly diversified, 3) completely passive, 4) risk-adjusted, 5) cost-effective, and 6) tax-efficient. These factors are all interrelated.
by Harry M. Markowitz - John Wiley & Sons
This is a classic book, representing the first major breakthrough in the field of modern financial theory. It created the model which is the indispensable building block from which the theory of the demand for risky securities is constructed.
by D. Sornette - arXiv
General theory of financial crashes and of stock market instabilities. The authors start by discussing the limitation of standard analyses for characterizing how crashes are special, and conclude by their view of the organization of financial markets.