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Slope initially began as a blog, so this is where most of the website’s content resides. Here we have tens of thousands of posts dating back over a decade. These are listed in reverse chronological order. Click on any category icon below to see posts tagged with that particular subject, or click on a word in the category cloud on the right side of the screen for more specific choices.
My blogger’s guilt has gotten the best of me, so I’m doing a quick comment-cleaner post.
I am hard at work on my newest book for John Wiley & Sons, tentatively called History and Hysteria. It’s a history book about the financial markets, and it’s by far the hardest book I’ve ever written. I’m also having great fun writing it, on the whole. (more…)
I just completed a book that’s been on my reading list for quite a long while. It’s by a Hungarian dancer called Nicholas Darvis and is titled is “How I made $2,000,000 in the Stock Market”. The book is written in the first person and chronicles Mr. Darvis’ journey in investing during the 1950’s. (more…)