A Random Walk Down Wall Street: The Time-Tested Strategy for Successful Investing (Paperback)

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The best investment guide money can buy, with over 1.5 million copies sold, now fully revised and updated.

In today’s daunting investment landscape, the need for Burton G. Malkiel’s reassuring, authoritative, and perennially best-selling guide to investing is stronger than ever. A Random Walk Down Wall Street has long been established as the first book to purchase when starting a portfolio. This new edition features fresh material on exchange-traded funds and investment opportunities in emerging markets; a brand-new chapter on “smart beta” funds, the newest marketing gimmick of the investment management industry; and a new supplement that tackles the increasingly complex world of derivatives.

About the Author

Burton G. Malkiel is the Chemical Bank Chairman’s Professor of Economics Emeritus at Princeton University. He is a former member of the Council of Economic Advisers and dean of the Yale School of Management. He resides in New Jersey.

Praise For…

A Random Walk has set thousands of investors on a straight path…. A lucid mix of the theoretical and the pragmatic.

— Chicago Tribune

A must-read for any investor.
— The Browser

Imagine getting a week-long lesson on investing from someone with the common sense of Benjamin Franklin, the academic and institutional knowledge of Milton Friedman and the practical experience of Warren Buffett. That’s about what awaits you in the latest edition of this must-read by Burton Malkiel.
— Barron's

Not more than half a dozen really good books about investing have been written in the past fifty years. This one may well belong in the classics category.
— Forbes

An engagingly written and wonderfully argued tome.
— Money

Product Details
ISBN: 9780393352245
ISBN-10: 0393352242
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Publication Date: January 4th, 2016
Pages: 496
Language: English