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An introduction to the mathematics of money : saving and investing, David Lovelock, Mendel Marilou, A. Larry Wright, (electronic book)
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 Summary
 This is an undergraduate textbook on the basic aspects of personal savings and investing with a balanced mix of mathematical rigor and economic intuition. It uses routine financial calculations as the motivation and basis for tools of elementary real analysis rather than taking the latter as given. Proofs using induction, recurrence relations and proofs by contradiction are covered. Inequalities such as the ArithmeticGeometric Mean Inequality and the CauchySchwarz Inequality are used. Basic topics in probability and statistics are presented. The student is introduced to elements of saving and investing that are of lifelong practical use. These include savings and checking accounts, certificates of deposit, student loans, credit cards, mortgages, buying and selling bonds, and buying and selling stocks. The book is self contained and accessible. The authors follow a systematic pattern for each chapter including a variety of examples and exercises ensuring that the student deals with realities, rather than theoretical idealizations. It is suitable for courses in mathematics, investing, banking, financial engineering, and related topics
 Language
 eng
 Extent
 1 online resource (xi, 294 pages)
 Contents

 Preface
 Interest
 Simple
 Interest
 Compound
 Inflation and Taxes
 Annuities
 Loans and Risks
 Amortization
 Credit Cards
 Bonds
 Stocks and Stock Markets
 Stock Market Indexes, Pricing, and Risk
 Options
 Appendix: Induction, Recurrence Relations, Inequalities
 Appendix: Statistics
 Answers
 References
 Index
 Isbn
 9780387681115
 Label
 An introduction to the mathematics of money : saving and investing
 Title
 An introduction to the mathematics of money
 Title remainder
 saving and investing
 Statement of responsibility
 David Lovelock, Mendel Marilou, A. Larry Wright
 Language
 eng
 Summary
 This is an undergraduate textbook on the basic aspects of personal savings and investing with a balanced mix of mathematical rigor and economic intuition. It uses routine financial calculations as the motivation and basis for tools of elementary real analysis rather than taking the latter as given. Proofs using induction, recurrence relations and proofs by contradiction are covered. Inequalities such as the ArithmeticGeometric Mean Inequality and the CauchySchwarz Inequality are used. Basic topics in probability and statistics are presented. The student is introduced to elements of saving and investing that are of lifelong practical use. These include savings and checking accounts, certificates of deposit, student loans, credit cards, mortgages, buying and selling bonds, and buying and selling stocks. The book is self contained and accessible. The authors follow a systematic pattern for each chapter including a variety of examples and exercises ensuring that the student deals with realities, rather than theoretical idealizations. It is suitable for courses in mathematics, investing, banking, financial engineering, and related topics
 Cataloging source
 GW5XE
 http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
 1938
 http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
 Lovelock, David
 Dewey number
 332.6
 Illustrations
 illustrations
 Index
 index present
 LC call number
 HG4515.2
 LC item number
 .L68 2007eb
 Literary form
 non fiction
 Nature of contents

 dictionaries
 bibliography
 http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName

 Mendel, Marilou
 Wright, A. Larry
 http://library.link/vocab/subjectName

 Investments
 Saving and investment
 Label
 An introduction to the mathematics of money : saving and investing, David Lovelock, Mendel Marilou, A. Larry Wright, (electronic book)
 Bibliography note
 Includes bibliographical references and index
 Carrier category
 online resource
 Carrier category code

 cr
 Carrier MARC source
 rdacarrier
 Color
 multicolored
 Content category
 text
 Content type code

 txt
 Content type MARC source
 rdacontent
 Contents
 Preface  Interest  Simple  Interest  Compound  Inflation and Taxes  Annuities  Loans and Risks  Amortization  Credit Cards  Bonds  Stocks and Stock Markets  Stock Market Indexes, Pricing, and Risk  Options  Appendix: Induction, Recurrence Relations, Inequalities  Appendix: Statistics  Answers  References  Index
 Control code
 SPR186505384
 Dimensions
 unknown
 Extent
 1 online resource (xi, 294 pages)
 Form of item
 online
 Isbn
 9780387681115
 Media category
 computer
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia
 Media type code

 c
 Other physical details
 illustrations
 Specific material designation
 remote
 Label
 An introduction to the mathematics of money : saving and investing, David Lovelock, Mendel Marilou, A. Larry Wright, (electronic book)
 Bibliography note
 Includes bibliographical references and index
 Carrier category
 online resource
 Carrier category code

 cr
 Carrier MARC source
 rdacarrier
 Color
 multicolored
 Content category
 text
 Content type code

 txt
 Content type MARC source
 rdacontent
 Contents
 Preface  Interest  Simple  Interest  Compound  Inflation and Taxes  Annuities  Loans and Risks  Amortization  Credit Cards  Bonds  Stocks and Stock Markets  Stock Market Indexes, Pricing, and Risk  Options  Appendix: Induction, Recurrence Relations, Inequalities  Appendix: Statistics  Answers  References  Index
 Control code
 SPR186505384
 Dimensions
 unknown
 Extent
 1 online resource (xi, 294 pages)
 Form of item
 online
 Isbn
 9780387681115
 Media category
 computer
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia
 Media type code

 c
 Other physical details
 illustrations
 Specific material designation
 remote
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