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Studies in Applied Philosophy, Epistemology and Rational Ethics

Methods and Finance

A Unifying View on Finance, Mathematics and Philosophy

Editors: Ippoliti, Emiliano, Chen, Ping (Eds.)

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  • Outlines a unique contrastive approach between externalist and internalist views on finance
  • Presents contributors from different fields—philosophy, mathematics, physics, finance—give a multifaceted vision of the subject 
  • Includes a cutting-edge theory to help readers navigate the evolution of modern markets
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The book offers an interdisciplinary perspective on finance, with a special focus on stock markets. It presents new methodologies for analyzing stock markets’ behavior and discusses theories and methods of finance from different angles, such as the mathematical, physical and philosophical ones. The book, which aims at philosophers and economists alike, represents a rare yet important attempt to unify the externalist with the internalist conceptions of finance.

Table of contents (11 chapters)

Table of contents (11 chapters)
  • Methods and Finance: A View from Outside

    Pages 3-15

    Ippoliti, Emiliano

  • Mathematical Representation in Economics and Finance: Philosophical Preference, Mathematical Simplicity, and Empirical Relevance

    Pages 17-49

    Chen, Ping

  • Behind the Price: On the Role of Agent’s Reflexivity in Financial Market Microstructure

    Pages 51-61

    Barucca, Paolo (et al.)

  • On the Description of Financial Markets: A Physicist’s Viewpoint

    Pages 63-71

    Sylos Labini, Francesco (et al.)

  • Research Habits in Financial Modelling: The Case of Non-normality of Market Returns in the 1970s and the 1980s

    Pages 73-93

    Bruin, Boudewijn (et al.)

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Hardcover 93,59 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Methods and Finance
Book Subtitle
A Unifying View on Finance, Mathematics and Philosophy
Editors
  • Emiliano Ippoliti
  • Ping Chen
Series Title
Studies in Applied Philosophy, Epistemology and Rational Ethics
Series Volume
34
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-49872-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-49872-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-49871-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-84261-5
Series ISSN
2192-6255
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 194
Number of Illustrations
19 b/w illustrations, 10 illustrations in colour
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