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Codes of Finance. Engineering Derivatives in a Global Bank

Lepinay, Vincent Antonin

Codes of Finance is an ethnography of a global bank inventing new derivative products. It describes the multiple languages invented to describe and control these new products. It analyzes the recent discussions about financial derivatives and offers a new framework to understand financial innovation.

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Academic Units
Sociology
Thesis Advisors
Bearman, Peter Shawn
Degree
Ph.D., Columbia University
Published Here
June 6, 2013