Projected Revenue Estimation from Crowdsourced Information on Statistical Errors

By Sam Savage (bio in sidebar) and Shayne Kavanagh (bio) It is difficult for municipal financial officers to accurately estimate their tax revenues, especially during uncertain times such as the recession of 2008 to 2010 and the current COVID-19 pandemic. Customarily forecasts are based on a single number, with no indication of its chances of… Continue reading Projected Revenue Estimation from Crowdsourced Information on Statistical Errors

18. My favourite risk management books – Alex Sidorenko

Alex Sidorenko from RISK-ACADEMY talks about the 7 books that influenced his risk management career: Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets (Incerto) – August 23, 2005 by Nassim Nicholas Taleb https://www.amazon.com/Fooled-Randomness-Hidden-Markets-Incerto/dp/0812975219/ Thinking, Fast and Slow – April 2, 2013 by Daniel Kahneman https://www.amazon.com/Thinking-Fast-Slow-Daniel-Kahneman/dp/0374533555/ Decision Quality: Value Creation… Continue reading 18. My favourite risk management books – Alex Sidorenko