Transcript: Michael Lewis on MIB

    The transcript from this week’s MIB: Michael Lewis is below. You can stream/download the full conversation, including the podcast extras on  iTunes, Bloomberg, Overcast, and Stitcher. Our earlier podcasts can all be found at iTunes, Stitc…

MIB: Michael Lewis

This week, we speak with Michael Lewis. The acclaimed author (and raconteur) of so many great books related to finance regales us with many anecdotes about his career as a derivatives salesman and author. It is a full 95 minutes of him explaining his w…

MIB: Rediscovering the Hot Hand

Basketball players can be streaky. When they are “in the zone” or “on a hot streak” the rim looks huge and it can be hard to stop them. That was the conventional wisdom in basketball, until it was disproven in 1985 by Thomas Gilovich and Amos Tversky. …