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The Resource The future of futures : the time of money in financing and society, Elena Esposito

The future of futures : the time of money in financing and society, Elena Esposito

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The future of futures : the time of money in financing and society
Title
The future of futures
Title remainder
the time of money in financing and society
Statement of responsibility
Elena Esposito
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
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Esposito, Elena
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Futures
  • Financial risk management
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The future of futures : the time of money in financing and society, Elena Esposito
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. I THE TIME OF MONEY -- 1. Time in economics -- 1. The indeterminacy of the future -- 2. Uncertainty as a resource -- 3. Temporal inconsistency in economic behaviour -- 2. Time binding -- 1. The future and the past of the temporary present -- 2. The order of time -- 3. Past presents and future presents -- 4. The structure of time -- 5. The uncertainty of the future and the uncertainty of others -- 6. The risk society -- 3. Economy is time: needs and scarcity -- 1. The infinite needs of an uncertain future -- 2. Selling time -- 3. The scarcity of goods and the scarcity of money -- 4. Money -- 1. The mysteries of money -- 2. A medium to defer decisions -- 3. The social reference of money -- 4. The homogenization of goods and persons -- 5. The value of the goods and the abstraction of prices -- 5. The market -- 1. The efficient market is unpredictable -- 2. Information in incomplete markets -- 3. The observation of observers in the mirror of the market -- 4. The paradoxes of competition and the rationality of risk -- 5. The creation of money by selling time -- 6. Financial markets -- 1. Investment or speculation? -- 2. Gambling and irrationality -- 3. The risks of the observation of risk -- 4. The uncertainties of the regulation of uncertainty -- pt. II THE TIME OF FINANCE -- 7. Paper finance and the relationship to the world -- 1. Revolution or continuity? -- 2. Constructivism in economics -- 3. The society of second-order observation -- 4. The rationality of financial irrationality -- 8. Derivatives -- 1. Selling possibilities -- 2. The trade of risk -- 3. The price of uncertainty -- 4. Instability as a problem and as an opportunity -- 5. Arbitrage, hedging and speculation -- 9. The production of the future -- 1. A new form of money -- 2. The present future and the future present -- 3. Management of risk and not managed risk -- 4. Predicting the unpredictable -- 10. Trading uncertainty -- 1. The calculation of risk in a risk-neutral world -- 2. The mysteries of volatility -- 3. The rightness of a wrong formula -- 4. The order of risk and the disorder of the markets -- 5. The volatility smile -- pt. III THE TIME OF THE CRISIS -- 11. The crisis - presuppositions -- 1. The sale of the future and its problems -- 2. Love of risk -- 3. Repackaged and redistributed risks -- 4. The regulation of the markets to themselves -- 5. Mark-to-what? -- 6. The present use of the future -- 12. The crisis - evolution -- 1. The problems of transgression and the problems of the rules -- 2. What happened? The consequences of prudence -- 3. Techniques of de-futurization -- 4. The return of the future to the present -- 5. Deflation: giving up the future -- 13. The crisis - regulation -- 1. The real costs of the paper crisis -- 2. How to govern the economy that governs politics? -- 3. Controlling the lack of control -- 4. The management of change
Control code
ocn665138799
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 215 p.
Isbn
9781849801522
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)665138799
Label
The future of futures : the time of money in financing and society, Elena Esposito
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. I THE TIME OF MONEY -- 1. Time in economics -- 1. The indeterminacy of the future -- 2. Uncertainty as a resource -- 3. Temporal inconsistency in economic behaviour -- 2. Time binding -- 1. The future and the past of the temporary present -- 2. The order of time -- 3. Past presents and future presents -- 4. The structure of time -- 5. The uncertainty of the future and the uncertainty of others -- 6. The risk society -- 3. Economy is time: needs and scarcity -- 1. The infinite needs of an uncertain future -- 2. Selling time -- 3. The scarcity of goods and the scarcity of money -- 4. Money -- 1. The mysteries of money -- 2. A medium to defer decisions -- 3. The social reference of money -- 4. The homogenization of goods and persons -- 5. The value of the goods and the abstraction of prices -- 5. The market -- 1. The efficient market is unpredictable -- 2. Information in incomplete markets -- 3. The observation of observers in the mirror of the market -- 4. The paradoxes of competition and the rationality of risk -- 5. The creation of money by selling time -- 6. Financial markets -- 1. Investment or speculation? -- 2. Gambling and irrationality -- 3. The risks of the observation of risk -- 4. The uncertainties of the regulation of uncertainty -- pt. II THE TIME OF FINANCE -- 7. Paper finance and the relationship to the world -- 1. Revolution or continuity? -- 2. Constructivism in economics -- 3. The society of second-order observation -- 4. The rationality of financial irrationality -- 8. Derivatives -- 1. Selling possibilities -- 2. The trade of risk -- 3. The price of uncertainty -- 4. Instability as a problem and as an opportunity -- 5. Arbitrage, hedging and speculation -- 9. The production of the future -- 1. A new form of money -- 2. The present future and the future present -- 3. Management of risk and not managed risk -- 4. Predicting the unpredictable -- 10. Trading uncertainty -- 1. The calculation of risk in a risk-neutral world -- 2. The mysteries of volatility -- 3. The rightness of a wrong formula -- 4. The order of risk and the disorder of the markets -- 5. The volatility smile -- pt. III THE TIME OF THE CRISIS -- 11. The crisis - presuppositions -- 1. The sale of the future and its problems -- 2. Love of risk -- 3. Repackaged and redistributed risks -- 4. The regulation of the markets to themselves -- 5. Mark-to-what? -- 6. The present use of the future -- 12. The crisis - evolution -- 1. The problems of transgression and the problems of the rules -- 2. What happened? The consequences of prudence -- 3. Techniques of de-futurization -- 4. The return of the future to the present -- 5. Deflation: giving up the future -- 13. The crisis - regulation -- 1. The real costs of the paper crisis -- 2. How to govern the economy that governs politics? -- 3. Controlling the lack of control -- 4. The management of change
Control code
ocn665138799
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 215 p.
Isbn
9781849801522
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)665138799

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