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Cincinnatus

Ozan O. Varol

in The Democratic Coup d'État

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190626013
eISBN:
9780190626051
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190626013.003.0025
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

This chapter concludes the book. To summarize, in a democratic coup, militaries topple a dictator, assume absolute power during a temporary period, provide a steady hand during a turbulent ... More


The Most Important Thing Is … Contrarianism

Howard Marks

in The Most Important Thing Illuminated: Uncommon Sense for the Thoughtful Investor

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231162845
eISBN:
9780231530798
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231162845.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter looks at what is crucial for successful investing: contrarianism. Superior investing requires second-level thinking—a way of thinking that is different from that of others, more complex ... More


The Most Important Thing Is … Pulling It All Together

Howard Marks

in The Most Important Thing Illuminated: Uncommon Sense for the Thoughtful Investor

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231162845
eISBN:
9780231530798
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231162845.003.0021
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This concluding chapter recaps the most important requirements for successful investing. It reiterates the argument that the best foundation for a successful investment—or a successful investment ... More


The Most Important Thing Is … Contrarianism

Howard Marks

in The Most Important Thing: Uncommon Sense for the Thoughtful Investor

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153683
eISBN:
9780231527095
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153683.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter examines another crucial factor for successful investing: contrarianism. Most investors follow trends. Superior investors are the exact opposite. Superior investing requires second-level ... More


The Most Important Thing Is … Pulling It All Together

Howard Marks

in The Most Important Thing: Uncommon Sense for the Thoughtful Investor

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153683
eISBN:
9780231527095
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153683.003.0020
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This concluding chapter recapitulates the author's ideas on successful investing. The best foundation for a successful investment—or a successful investment career—is value. To achieve superior ... More


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