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Speculation, Trading, and Bubbles

Speculation, Trading, and Bubbles( )
Author: Scheinkman, José A.
As told to: Arrow, Kenneth Joseph
Bolton, Patrick
Grossman, Sanford J.
Stiglitz, Joseph E.
Series title:Kenneth J. Arrow Lecture Ser.
ISBN:978-0-231-53763-6
Publication Date:Jul 2014
Publisher:Columbia University Press
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $18.99
Book Description:

The history of financial markets is full of moments in which asset prices inflate far beyond their intrinsic value. These events are commonly called bubbles, and in this book, Jos#65533; A. Scheinkman and other top economists offer new explanations for this phenomenon. Scheinkman discusses some stylized facts concerning bubbles, such as high trading volume and the coincidence between bubbles’ implosion and increases in supply, and he develops a model for bubbles based on...
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Author Biography
Scheinkman, José A. (Author)
Kenneth Joseph Arrow was born in New York City on August 23, 1921. He received a bachelor's degree in social science and in mathematics from City College. He did his graduate work at Columbia University. He served in the Army Air Corps during World War II. He taught at Harvard University from 1968 to 1979 and at Stanford University until retiring in 1991.

He was an economist who was known for his contributions to mathematical economics. He wrote numerous books including Social Choice and Individual Values and Social Choice and Multicriterion Decision-Making written with Herve Raynaud. Arrow and John R. Hicks received the 1972 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Science for their work in welfare economics and the theory of social choice. In 2004, Arrow received the National Medal of Science, the nation's highest scientific honor. He died on February 21, 2017 at the age of 95.

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