Mental Health

The Portfolio Manager On The Couch

TheMoneyGame.jpgYesterday’s rash of stories about traders seeking professional help from psychologists brought to mind a story from The Money Game, the classic 1967 book on Wall Street written by George Goodman (who wrote under the pen-name Adam Smith and later went on to host “Adam Smith’s Money World”).
After the jump, we bring you a brief excerpt from The Money Game. It’s basically the story of what happens when an interest in mental health meets an interest in financial health. Guess which wins…

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