Of Synthetic Finance 

How can Robin Hood 2.0 use Financial Technologies. Milan. May 2015

Hiscon-139B Syllabus (Spring 2015)

On Dromocracy Part III

On Dromocracy Part II

On Dromocracy Part I

Allan Malz, Financial Risk Management Chapter 1 (pgs. 1-41); Chapter 12

A. Saunders and L. Allen, Credit Risk Management In and Out of the Financial Crisis, John Wiley and Sons, 2010 Chapter 1-2; Chapter 12Chapter 13;

Benjamin Lozano, “A Contested Revolution”, Cosmos and History: The Journal of Natural and Social Philosophy, vol. 6, no. 1, 2010

Benjamin Lozano, “Two Kinds of Symmetry, Three Classes of Exchange”

— The Materialism of Synthetic Finance: A Case Study on Credit Derivatives in Seven Notes

— Wagers of the Synthetic: Reading Difference & Repetition as Heterodox Political Economy

Deleuze, Bergsonism

Deleuze & Guattari, A Thousand Plateaus: Capitalism & Schizophrenia

Fischer Black, Fundamentals of Liquidity (1970)

Fischer Black, Myron Scholes, The Pricing of Options and Corporate Liabilities (1973)

Fischer Black, Noise (1986)

Hans Kelsen, selected readings

Fritz Hiechelheim, An Ancient Economic History: From the Palaeolithic Age to the Migrations of the Germanic, Slavic, and Arabic Nations (Volume I), A.W. Sijthoff-Leyden, 1965 

Herman Weyl, Symmetry

John C. Hull, Ch1 (Intro), Ch2 (Futures), Ch8 (Options)

John C. Hull, Ch7 (Swaps), Ch16 (Futures Options)

John C. Hull, Ch. 13 and Ch 17

John C. Hull. Exotic Options (Ch. 24)

Jonathan Glover, Humanity: A Moral History of the 20th Century

Jean Laplanche, “The Unfinished Copernican Revolution”

Judith Shklar, “The Liberalism of Fear”

K. Abraham and C. Shaw, Dynamics: The Geometry of Behavior: Part One: Periodic Behavior, Ariel Press, UC Santa Cruz

Lone Bertelsen and Andrew Murphy, “An Ethics of Everyday Infinities and Powers”, in The Affect Theory Reader, eds. M. Gregg and G.J. Seigworth

Marcia Stigum and A. Crescenzi, Stigum’s Money Market, McGraw Hill, 2007 Chapter 1; Chapter 2

Mario Livio, The Equation That Couldn’t Be Solved, Simon & Schuster, 2005

R. Hilborn & N. Tufillaro “Nonlinear Dynamics”, Resource Letter, 1997

Rose and Marquis, Money & Capital Markets Chapter 1Chapter 2Chapter 4

Syllabus, The Politics of Recognition (Hiscon-119, Winter 2014)

Syllabus, Materialism & Financial Markets (Hiscon-139B, Winter 2014)

Syllabus-PLSI/IR/FIN-435 (Spring 2015)

Thomas Picketty, Capital in the Twentieth Century (2014) {Introduction}

Vinod Kothari, Credit Derivatives & Structured Credit Trading, Wiley, 2009 Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapters 5-6, 10-11;

Vinod Kothari, Securitization: Financial Instrument of the Future, John Wiley & Sons, 2006 Chapter 1; Chapter 1 (continued); Chapter 4

Nassim Taleb, Dynamic Hedging ch 1-2pg 109-115



1 thought on “Resources”

  1. Hey fellow Deleuzians- I have been reading Maurizio Lazzarato’s ‘The Making of the Indebted Man’ – are you familiar? It seems pretty excellent, draws on D & G w A-O, via Marx, Nietzsche and a critique of Foucault. Some parts feel a bit out of my league- but would love to hear some knowledgeable thoughts on the text…

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