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grendelt · 2019-12-15 · Original thread
"Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst"

"The Mosquito: A Human History of Our Deadliest Predator"

"The Man Who Solved the Market: How Jim Simons Launched the Quant Revolution"

"Hacking Darwin: Genetic Engineering and the Future of Humanity"

"Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do"

"Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World"

"The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War"

"Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion"

"Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know"

"Prediction Machines: The Simple Economics of Artificial Intelligence"

melling · 2019-11-11 · Original thread
There was a book published last week on Jim Simons and Renaissance Technologies:

The author was interviewed on the Masters in Businesss podcast:

Simons is a serious mathematician:

He won the Oswald Veblen Prize in 1976:

mason55 · 2019-11-11 · Original thread
A decent book about Jim Simons just came out last week

I'm most of the way through it, it's an interesting read

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