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    2017 Nobel Prize in Economics awarded to Richard Thaler

    The Nobel Prize for Economics, the most prestigious prize in the field, has been awarded this year to American economist Richard Thaler. The prize, fully titled The Sveriges Riksba...

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 6 days ago

    Conference Testimonials - Charles Kalinzi from Uganda

    Spain

    INOMICS supports young researchers in attending conferences with a €500 grant Hear their perspectives on how they used the grant and what advice they have to give other academic...

    Oct 10, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    10 Weekend Reads

    United States

    The weekend is here! Pour yourself a mug of Sumatra coffee, grab a seat in the backyard, and get ready for our longer form weekend reads: • A Letter to Jamie Dimon, and anyone else...

    Oct 21, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    2005 Ford GT

    United States

    For my birthday, I’ll take one of these. (I expect it will be the last gasoline powered car I will ever buy . . .)   Source: Classic Driver The post 2005 Ford GT appeared first on...

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    How to Gain Power in China

    United States

    Click through for full article:   Source: Bloomberg The post How to Gain Power in China appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 11 hours ago

    Paul Krugman: Trump, Trade and Tantrums

    Germany

    "Breaking up or degrading Nafta would have the same disruptive effects that came from Nafta’s creation": Trump, Trade and Tantrums, by Paul Krugman, NY Times: Everyone he...

    Oct 21, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Senate’s Budget Vote Gives Markets Some Hope: DealBook Briefing

    United States

    Investors reckon passage of the budget blueprint improves Republicans’ chances of getting some kind of tax overhaul through Congress....

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    The Cognitive Dissonance is Strong in This One

    United States

    Stick With Numbers When Judging Trump’s Rally Anything else is just story-telling in the interest of scoring political points. Bloomberg, October 20, 2017     Whenever I write abou...

    Oct 21, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    A Big Test of Police Body Cameras Defies Expectations

    United States

    The results of the largest, most rigorous study of the issue in the U.S. show surprisingly little change in police behavior....

    Oct 21, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Succinct Summation of Weeks Events 10.20.17

    United States

    Succinct Summations for the week ending October 20th, 2017 Positives: 1. S&P 500 closed at a new all-time high every day this week. This hasn’t happened since 1998. 2. Industri...

    Oct 21, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    10 Friday AM Reads

    United States

    My not too bad a crash anniversary morning train reads: • Jim Grant’s Botched Bridgewater Takedown: The anatomy of publishing disaster, investment-style. (Institutional Investor) •...

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Did Treasury Debt Markets Anticipate the Persistent Decline in Long-Term Interest Rates?

    United States

    The post Did Treasury Debt Markets Anticipate the Persistent Decline in Long-Term Interest Rates? appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Lyft Is Said to Explore I.P.O. as It Raises $1 Billion Led by Alphabet

    United States

    The ride-hailing company is exploring a 2018 initial public offering, as it added fresh capital to its coffers from investors including a venture arm spun out of Google....

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Monetary Policy: The Fed Claims to Be Independent. That’s Mostly a Myth.

    History shows that the central bank needs to maintain broad political and public support, or risk having its autonomy curbed by Congress and the president....

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Forecast errors compared

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Art Cashin Remembers Black Monday, 1987

    Art Cashin remembers his experiences on Black Monday:   On this day (+1) in 1987 (that’s 30 years ago, if you are burdened with a graduate degree), the NYSE had one of its most dra...

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Breakingviews: Competition, and Debt, Could Spell Trouble for Verizon

    Verizon’s perch as the No. 1 carrier in the United States looks secure. But the gap is narrowing. And a heavy debt load could hobble Verizon’s ability to quickly change lanes....

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Links for 10-19-17

    Oil Price Pass-Through into Core Inflation - FRB A Stock Market Panic Like 1987 Could Happen Again - Robert Shiller How Ill a Wind? Hurricanes' Impacts on Employment and Earni...

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    The Demonization of Gluten

    United States

    Celiac disease is thought to affect roughly one percent of the population. The good news: it can be treated by quitting gluten. The bad news: many celiac patients haven’t been diag...

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 4 hours ago

    An analysis of dividend-oriented equity strategies

    United States

    The post An analysis of dividend-oriented equity strategies appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Incoming Data Supportive of December Rate Hike

    Tim Duy: Incoming Data Supportive of December Rate Hike: If we ignore inflation, then nothing is really standing in the way of a rate hike in December. Of course, given that arguab...

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Ken Chenault’s Retirement Makes a Small Club Smaller: DealBook Briefing

    Singapore

    When the American Express C.E.O. steps down in February, there may be just three black men running Fortune 500 companies....

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    CNN: Live Coverage of 1987 Stock Market Crash

    Singapore

    30 years ago today: CNN coverage of the Stock Market crash of October 19,1987. The post CNN: Live Coverage of 1987 Stock Market Crash appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    October 19th, 1987 Crash 30th Anniversary

    United States

      25th Anniversary Black Monday 1987 Crash       Source: FT   Source: Daily News           Source: NYT       The post October 19th, 1987 Crash 30th Anniversary appeared first on T...

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Why Larry Summers Is the Economist Everyone Hates to Love

    United States

    Season 7, Episode 7 This week on Freakonomics Radio: he’s been U.S. Treasury Secretary, a chief economist for the Obama White House and the World Bank, and president of Harvard. He...

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com