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Boswell - Russell Napier
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In 2014 Professor Russell Napier established the ‘World’s First Library of Mistakes’ in Edinburgh, which is open to all, consisting of over 2000 volumes dedicated to chronicling the history of financial blunders in the hope that people in business and finance can learn from the Library, and make fewer mistakes. “The more we know about why smart people do stupid things, the fewer stupid things we might do,” says Napier, author of Anatomy of the Bear: Lessons from Wall Street’s four great bottoms.
His talk will tell of greed, incompetence, foolishness and fraud arguing that economics cannot just be quantified in cold hard numbers.
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