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OCT 22, 2013 - Business Insider

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The Physicists Of Wall Street Didn't Have The Intellectual Space To Criticize The World They Were Asked To Absorb

The High-Water Mark For Physicists Migrating To Wall Street May Have Passed (Financial Times) Before the crisis, physicists were flocking to Wall Street to repurpose themselves as "quants" and to model complex asset pricing. After the crisis, physicists are wondering what they were thinking. "[F]or some of those who have crossed over or undertaken research collaborations with traders, there remains a belief that the insights of physics have been imperfectly applied. 'I think a lot of physicists were probably hired for the wrong reasons,' says Jean-Philippe Bouchaud, a statistical ... Read More

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