This page is a portal to websites created by Peter Fortune                           


                                              Research Blogs


                                                             Boating Physics         Description: SELECT

                                                          Norse Mythology           Description: SELECT     

                                                       Oak Island Treasure       Description: SELECT

                                                         Exterior Ballistics          Description: SELECT

                                                                               Lotteries                    Description: SELECT        

Guns in America          TEXT (PDF)DATA (EXCEL)    NEW

                                            Two Stage Least Squares w/Excel     SELECT          NEW              

                         The B-29 in the Pacific War          SELECT


                                      Science and Mathematics 

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                                       The Special Theory of Relativity

                          Quantum Mechanics: Foundations, Concepts, Applications, and Information

                                                                Meteorology: A Short Course 

                                                                         Number Theory                                                  


                                       Economics and Finance*

                  OnLine Seminars on Economic and Finance History 

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The History of Economic Ideas  Financial Regulation

Financial Crises: 1636 2000 The Financial Crisis of 2008-2009



                                                                       Ode to a Boat  Description: SELECT

                                                                        M/Y Myeerah  Description: SELECT                     

                                                           Destinations   Description: SELECT 


                                      Fortune Family History

  William Fortune (1863-1942)   Description: SELECT           Evelyn Fortune Bartlett (1887-1997)  Description: SELECT

     Robert Fortune (1919-1973) and the 6th Bomb Group in the Pacific Air War   Description: SELECT


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* Peter Fortune received his Ph. D. in Economics from Harvard University in 1973. He was an economics professor at Harvard (1973-1977) and at Tufts University (1977-1995), where he chaired the Economics Department for several years. From 1995 until he retired in  2005 he served as Senior Economist and Advisor to the Director of Research at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, where his research was in the area of financial risk management. He has published in the areas of Financial Markets and Financial  Institutions, State and Local Government Finance, Macroeconomics, Federal Reserve policy, and Derivative Securities.