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The Money Game by Adam Smith

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3. CAN INK BLOTS TELL YOU WHETHER YOU ARE THE TYPE WHO WILL MAKE A LOT OF MONEY IN THE MARKET?

The social scientists may be too busy reconstructing Vietnamese society along their own lines to pursue the elusive Australopithecus of a market animal, but one psychologist of my acquaintance has at least begun to ask some questions and to make the first hypotheses. The hypotheses are not on mass psychology but on individual psychology, so we will have to come back to the crowd in the next chapter. Some of my Boston fund-managing friends put me onto Dr. Charles McArthur at Harvard, since their funds were using him as a consultant to scout out prospective security analysts. Usually Dr. McArthur sits in the splendid Jose Maria Sert building testing Harvard ...

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