The Mathematics of Investment
by William L.Hart
Publisher: D.C Heath and Company 1924
Number of pages: 321
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, but it is also fitted for study by college students of mathematics who are not specializing in business.
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by J.G. Burkill - Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
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