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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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    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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    • 33 minutes ago

    Weinstein Company Agrees to a Rescue Investment From Colony Capital

    Czech Republic

    The company, reeling from scandals surrounding Harvey Weinstein, said it would begin negotiations on selling some or all of its assets to Colony Capital....

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Links for 10-16-17

    Czech Republic

    Subsidies, Spite, and Supply Chains - Paul Krugman Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies - Paul Krugman The U.S. Economy and Monetary Policy - Janet Yellen Fed...

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Paul Krugman: The G.O.P. Is No Party for Honest Men

    Czech Republic

    "A strategy based entirely on lies": The G.O.P. Is No Party for Honest Men, by Paul Krugman, NY Times: According to a new CBS News poll, almost 60 percent of the American...

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Is The Fed Setting Itself Up To Fail In The Next Recession?

    Czech Republic

    Tim Duy: Is The Fed Setting Itself Up To Fail In The Next Recession?: The Federal Reserve remains committed to a December rate hike, persistent low inflation not withstanding. With...

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Opioid Crisis: Blame Congress & Drug Industry

    Czech Republic

    Whistleblower Joe Rannazzisi says drug distributors pumped opioids into U.S. communities — knowing that people were dying — and says industry lobbyists and Congress derailed the DE...

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    DealBook: How Valuable Is a Unicorn? Maybe Not as Much as It Claims to Be

    Czech Republic

    A new study by a pair of professors concludes that many so-called unicorn companies are worth half of what is commonly reported for their valuation....

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Recommended Reading for October

    United Kingdom
    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    10 Monday AM Reads

    United States

    My back-to-work-its-Monday-morning train reads: • Is BlackRock the Amazon.com of Investing? (Bloomberg Gadfly) • Blackstone is pushing aggressively into private-equity products for...

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Small Endowments May Get to Invest in Bridgewater Associates

    United States

    Bridgewater Associates is in discussions with an investment consultant to create a new investment fund for smaller endowments and foundations....

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    DB: Foreigners buying more US equities and fewer US bonds

    United Kingdom

    A look at who is buying and selling US assets, via Deutsche Bank, shows a striking recent trend is the decline in foreign appetite for US fixed income and increase in foreign appet...

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Why 1987 Crash Comparisons Fail

    Australia

    Echoes of the Black Monday Crash of ’87 There are things to learn from that debacle. Just don’t overdo it. Bloomberg, October 16, 2017, 10:15     Later this week, Oct. 19 will mark...

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Netflix Says It Will Spend Up to $8 Billion on Content Next Year

    Australia

    The company beat expectations by adding 5.3 million subscribers in the third quarter and said it would ramp up its spending on original content....

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 4 hours ago

    Going Places: Is Uber Helping or Hurting Mass Transit?

    Ride-hailing services have changed how people get around, and there is some evidence they are making traffic problems worse....

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Uber’s C.E.O. and More at the DealBook Conference: DealBook Briefing

    United States

    Dara Khosrowshahi will hold his first public interview since becoming chief of the ride-hailing giant, while other speakers include Laurene Powell Jobs....

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    School Start Times, Brand Names, and Too Much Ground Beef: TMSIDK Episode 31

    United Kingdom

    We filled this episode with insights about the true value of ground beef, sleeping in, company names, and more. Alex Wagner (CBS This Morning Saturday, The Atlantic) is our special...

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    The New Health Care: How a Healthy Economy Can Shorten Life Spans

    In general, prosperity brings better health. But economic booms are also associated with air pollution, stress and car accidents....

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 4 hours ago

    Taxes and the Fed: Theory and Evidence from Equities

    United States

    The post Taxes and the Fed: Theory and Evidence from Equities appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    The Problem with Stock Picking in Wealth Management

    United States

    Josh Brown discusses the dilemma of single stock picking in wealth management. The “Fast Money Halftime Report” traders weigh in.   Here’s the problem with stock picking in wealth ...

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    How Neoliberals weaponise the concept of an ideal market

    Switzerland
    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Breakingviews: A Chilly Winter Forecast for Nordstrom and Other Retailers

    United Kingdom

    The inability of the Nordstrom family to team up with a potential buyer suggests even risk-tolerant investors are cool on the retail sector....

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 10 hours ago

    Chinese Form of Innovation

    This is a fascinating discussion:   Prof Scott Galloway discusses China’s digital and economic momentum with NYU professor Clay Shirky, author of Little Rice: Smartphones, Xiaomi, ...

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    People Trump Attacked on Twitter Since Becoming President

    This is a really interesting breakdown of notso much the 5 people he frequently names — e.g., Comey, Chuck & Nancy, Hillary, Ahnold, Sessions and now Corker — but for the group...

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 2 hours ago

    Executive Mentors Wanted. Only Millennials Need Apply.

    As businesses chase evanescent market trends, young workers are being pulled into programs to give advice to the top ranks of their companies....

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com