Chapter 1 A Brief History of Financial Time.
In the Beginning.
Near-Death in Venice.
The Incredible Shrinking Risk Premium.
Chapter 2 The Nature of the Beast.
Of Ravens and Returns.
History versus Math.
Mr. Gordon's Curious Equation.
Math Detail: The Discounted Dividend Model.
Home Sweet Home?
Adventures in Equity.
Math Detail: Risk.
Throwing Dice with God.
Gene Fama Looks for Angle and Finds None.
Sandbagged by a Superstar.
Jack Bogle Outfoxes the Suits.
It's Better to be Lucky than Smart.
Bond Funds: A Flatter Playing Field.
Chapter 3 The Nature of the Portfolio.
Four Essential Preliminaries.
The Asset Allocation Two-Step.
Math Detail: Mean-Variance Analysis.
With Luck, Zigs and Zags.
Chapter 4 The Enemy in the Mirror.
Chapter 5 Muggers and Worse.
The World's Largest Bad Neighborhood.
The Fund Funhouse.
Chapter 6 Building Your Portfolio.
Financial Planning for a Lifetime: The Basics.
Saving for Retirement: Nuts and Bolts.
How to Save: Dollar Cost Averaging and Value Averaging.
Four Investors, Four Plans.
The Rebalancing Question.
Math Detail: Rebalancing, Momentum, and Mean Reversion.
Teach Your Children Well.
Chapter 7 The Name of the Game.
Investment Theory and History: The Short Course.
The Portfolio Theory of Everything.
We Have Met the Enemy, and He is Us.
Heads I Win, Tails You Lose.
Fire When Ready.
The Books You Need...Aged Like Fine Wine.
About the Author.