Monthly Archives: October 2013

As Interest Fades in the Humanities, Colleges Worry – NYTimes.com

Some 45 percent of the faculty members in Stanford’s main undergraduate division are clustered in the humanities — but only 15 percent of the students. via As Interest Fades in the Humanities, Colleges Worry – NYTimes.com.

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Eugene Fama, King of Predictable Markets – NYTimes.com

Eugene Fama, King of Predictable Markets – NYTimes.com.

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Hey, Wall Street: If You Want Efficiency, Buy a Blender – Bloomberg

Hey, Wall Street: If You Want Efficiency, Buy a Blender – Bloomberg.

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Economic Theory, via YouTube and Cartoon – NYTimes.com

Economic Theory, via YouTube and Cartoon – NYTimes.com. Ray Dalio, the 64-year-old founder of Bridgewater Associates, the largest hedge fund in the world with some $150 billion under management, has quietly begunteaching his investment secrets on YouTube. Mr. Dalio, who … Continue reading

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How retailers can keep up with consumers | McKinsey & Company

How retailers can keep up with consumers | McKinsey & Company.

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To Catch Up, Walmart Moves to Amazon Turf – NYTimes.com

To Catch Up, Walmart Moves to Amazon Turf – NYTimes.com.

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Robert Shiller – A Skeptic and a Nobel Winner – NYTimes.com

Robert Shiller – A Skeptic and a Nobel Winner – NYTimes.com.

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Google Tops Estimates, but Prices of Ads Slide – NYTimes.com

Google Tops Estimates, but Prices of Ads Slide – NYTimes.com.

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Nobel Needs Grounding in Reality-Based Economics – Bloomberg

Nobel Needs Grounding in Reality-Based Economics – Bloomberg. Outstanding Roger Lowenstein article

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Economics Nobel: Nobody Knows What Stocks Are Going To Do Today : Planet Money : NPR

Economics Nobel: Nobody Knows What Stocks Are Going To Do Today : Planet Money : NPR.

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