Physics Colloquium - The Intelligent Physics Student's Guide to Pricing and Hedging

Series: 
Other Talks
Monday, December 1, 2014 - 15:00
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Location: 
Howey Building - Room L2
,  
Columbia University

Predrag Cvitanovic, School of Physics

The syntax of theoretical physics and modern finance is deceptively similar, but the semantics is very different. I present a short introduction to the principles of modern finance, and compare and contrast the field to physics.