Ed Thorp

  • Best I can tell, this is *actually* a picture of Ed Thorp at a marina with a blackjack hand in front of his face? Trippy.

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    Traders Copy Academics Who Copy Traders

    Ed Thorp is by all accounts a pretty bright guy, having invented among other things1 card-counting for blackjack and the Black-Scholes formula for option pricing. Here is a short story2 … about Ed Thorp and his discovery of the formulae and their use for making money (rather than for publication and a Nobel Prize!) … […]

    / Nov 2, 2012 at 5:44 PM

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