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The house advantage : playing the odds to win big in business

Autor: Jeffrey Ma
Editora: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Edição/Formato   Print book : Inglês : 1st edVer todas as edições e formatos
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"As part of the notorious MIT Team depicted in Ben Mezrich's now classic Bringing Down the House, Jeff Ma used math and statistics to master the game of blackjack and reap handsome rewards at casinos. Years later, Ma has inspired not only a bestselling novel and hit movie, but has also started three different companies--the latest of which, Citizen Sports, is an innovative marriage of sports, betting, and digital  Ler mais...
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Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Jeffrey Ma
ISBN: 9780230622722 0230622720
Número OCLC: 475447036
Descrição: xvii, 243 p. ; 25 cm.
Conteúdos: The religion of statistics --
Why the past matters --
Think like a scientist --
The importance of asking questions --
The impractical search for perfection --
Using numbers to tell a story --
Never fear --
Making the right decision --
When I won, we all won --
Why people hate math and what to do with them --
The brain cells in your stomach --
Appendix : basic strategy chart.
Responsabilidade: Jeffrey Ma ; foreword by Ben Mezrich.
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From the genius card counter who inspired the hit film 21 and the worldwide bestseller, Bringing down the House, this intriguing book reveals the mathematical secrets behind Jeff Ma's success and how  Ler mais...

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"Praise for The House Advantage: ""From the minute I met Jeff Ma, I knew that my life was about to change; a mathematical genius who had turned Vegas upside down with a system that has since made him Ler mais...

 
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