# [BSHM meetings] Topics in the history of financial mathematics: early commerce to chaos in modern stock markets

Bradshaw, Noel-Ann (2008) *[BSHM meetings] Topics in the history of financial mathematics: early commerce to chaos in modern stock markets.* BSHM Bulletin: Journal of the British Society for the History of Mathematics, 23 (3). pp. 185-187. ISSN 1749-8430 (print), 1749-8341 (online) (doi:10.1080/17498430802304057)

## Abstract

This account provides an overview of the study day, entitled 'Topics in the History of Financial Mathematics: Early commerce to chaos in modern stock markets,' held by the British Society for the History of Mathematics jointly with Gresham College, at Gresham College, London on 25th April 2008. The series of talks explored the development of mathematics and mathematical techniques in a commercial and financial context.

Item Type: | Article |
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Uncontrolled Keywords: | mathematical techniques, history of mathematics, finance, commerce, Gresham College, British Society for the History of Mathematics |

Subjects: | H Social Sciences > HF Commerce H Social Sciences > HG Finance Q Science > QA Mathematics |

School / Department / Research Groups: | School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences > Computer & Computational Science Research Group School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences > Department of Computer Science School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences > Department of Mathematical Sciences |

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Last Modified: | 09 Jul 2012 16:38 |

URI: | http://gala.gre.ac.uk/id/eprint/1275 |

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