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Winning the Loser's Game, Seventh Edition: Timeless Strategies for Successful Investing

© 2017
by Charles Ellis

7th Edition Active, In-Print 304 Pages Hardback
9781259838040 1259838048

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The go-to guide for serious investors seeking long-term success, Winning the Loser's Game explains clearly the all-important lessons learned over half a century working with the world's leading investment experts.

Called "Wall Street's wisest man? by Money magazine, Charles Ellis converts the expertise he has developed as a consultant to the world's largest pension, endowment and sovereign wealth funds and as a teacher at Harvard, Yale and Princeton into candid, pithy, easy to use chapters on how to succeed as an investor.

This final edition of this popular book?it has already sold over 500,000 copies?is packed with important up to the minute facts and insights into?
? Why indexing continues to out-perform "active? indexing.
? Why fees are much higher than most of us realize.
? How 401(k) plans can and should be modernized.
? Why understanding behavioral economics is so important for all investors.

With Winning the Loser's Game, you have anything you need to identify your unique investment objectives, develop a realistic and powerful investment program, and enjoy superior results.

In 2 " 3 hours of easy reading, you can have the same informed and candid advice that his clients gladly pay big fees to get from Charles Ellis. You?ll also have fun.



Chapter 1: The Loser's Game

Chapter 2: The Winner's Game

 Chapter 3: Beating the Market

Chapter 4: Mr. Market and Mr. Value

Chapter 5: The Investor's Dream Team

Chapter 6: Investor Risk and Behavioral Economics

Chapter 7: Your "Unfair? Competitive Advantage Indexing

Chapter 8: The Paradox

Chapter 9: Time

Chapter 10: Returns

Chapter 11: Investment Risks

Chapter 12: Building Portfolios

Chapter 13: Whole-Picture Finance

Chapter 14: Why Policy Matters

Chapter 15: Playing to Win

Chapter 16: Challenges with Performance Measurement

Chapter 17: The Dark Matter of Investing

Chapter 18: Predicting the Market?Roughly

Chapter 19: Individual Investors

Chapter 20: Selecting Mutual Funds

Chapter 21: Phooey On Phees

Chapter 22:  Planning Your Play

Chapter 23: Disaster Again & Again

Chapter 24: Getting Right on 401(K) Plans

Chapter 25 Endgame

Chapter 26: Thoughts for the Wealthy

Chapter 27: You Are Now Good to Go!

Chapter 28: Parting Thoughts

Appendix A: Serving on Investment Committees

Appendix B: Murder on the Orient Express

Appendix C: Recommended Reading


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