a theory of finance
Who of all the Wise could have foreseen it? Or, if they are wise, why should they expect to know it, until the hour has struck?
Apropos of the many pundits awoken by the finance crisis:
Foretelling MUST be part of any worthwhile understanding. (We can all come up on demand with plausible histories after the fact and “description — often bad description — hiding behind obfuscatory rubbish.”))
Speculation’s to finance, what experimentation’s to science: THE TEST. No one salubriously rich can claim to understand finance. Whoever REALLY understands it is welcome to big bucks any day.
Heard that Douglas Adams’s creation story?
Same thing may happen with finance:
This all but an instance of a bigger theory that claims: