Synopses & Reviews
We all dream of hitting the big one, but what are the odds? You can learn them from Mike Orkin. Orkin gives us the facts about gambling: how to calculate the odds of winning any particular bet, and what the best bets really are.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-146) and index.
About the Author
Mike Orkin, Ph.D., is a professor of statistics at California State University, Hayward. An authority on gambling and game theory, Orkin has consulted for government agencies and the private sector, testified as an expert witness in various court cases, and developed software for Los Vegas odds makers. He is the author of several books, including WHAT ARE THE ODDS?. He lives in Berkeley, California.