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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society

The Bulletin publishes expository articles on contemporary mathematical research, written in a way that gives insight to mathematicians who may not be experts in the particular topic. The Bulletin also publishes reviews of selected books in mathematics and short articles in the Mathematical Perspectives section, both by invitation only.

ISSN 1088-9485 (online) ISSN 0273-0979 (print)

The 2020 MCQ for Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society is 0.84.

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Book Reviews
Book reviews do not contain an abstract. You may download the entire review from the links below.

Erratum: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 46 (2009), 175-175.
Louis Bachelier's Theory of speculation: The origins of modern finance by Mark Davis and Alison Etheridge
Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 45 (2008), 657-660
Additional book information: Princeton University Press, Princeton and Oxford, 2006, 188+xvi pp., ISBN 978-0-691-11752-2, US$35.00$

Reviewer information
  • Reviewer: Philip Protter
  • Affiliation: Cornell University
Additional Information
  • Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 45 (2008), 657-660
  • DOI:
  • Published electronically: June 27, 2008
  • Review Copyright: © Copyright 2008 Philip Protter