Mathematics and the Sociology of Knowledge

@article{Restivo1982MathematicsAT,
  title={Mathematics and the Sociology of Knowledge},
  author={Sal Restivo},
  journal={Knowledge},
  year={1982},
  volume={4},
  pages={127 - 144}
}
  • S. Restivo
  • Published 1 September 1982
  • Philosophy
  • Knowledge
The influence of financial practice in developing mathematical probability
TLDR
The paper observes that vestiges of medieval scholastic attitudes to financial ethics can be discerned in the FTAP, offering a novel interpretation of the mathematical theorem, the fundamental theorem of asset pricing (FTAP), the foundational theory of contemporary financial mathematics.
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