• insight
    • 31 minutes ago

    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
    • insight
    • 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
    • insight
    • 1 hour ago

    All About Bugs (of the Animal and Computer Varieties): TMSIDK Episode 32

    Germany

    Musical crickets, crop-saving wasps — and why you should pre-bug your software. John McWhorter is co-host; the live fact-checker is Bari Weiss. The post All About Bugs (of the Ani...

    Oct 23, 2017 https://inomics.com
    • insight
    • 37 minutes ago

    Another Shout-Out for The Replication Network

    Oct 22, 2017 https://inomics.com
    • insight
    • 2 hours ago

    10 Sunday Reads

    My easy like Sunday morning reads: • How Financially Literate Are You Really? Let’s Find Out (Wall Street Journal) • North American Cities Have Debased Themselves in the Amazon HQ2...

    Oct 22, 2017 https://inomics.com
    • insight
    • 9 hours ago

    Ikigai: Japanese secret to a long, meaningful life

    United States

    From World Economic Forum: What’s your reason for getting up in the morning? Just trying to answer such a big question might make you want to crawl back into bed. If it does, the J...

    Oct 23, 2017 https://inomics.com
    • insight
    • 3 hours ago

    How Extreme Risk-Taking Pushed Uber to the Brink

    Australia

    Source: Bloomberg The post How Extreme Risk-Taking Pushed Uber to the Brink appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Oct 23, 2017 https://inomics.com
    • insight
    • 11 hours ago

    MiB: Jim Ross, Chairman of SSGA, Father of S&P Spyders

    United States

    Jim Ross, the executive vice president of State Street Global Advisors and chairman of global SPDRs. He also serves as chairman of the board of SSGA Funds Management, and as chairm...

    Oct 22, 2017 https://inomics.com
    • insight
    • 5 hours ago

    Distressed Communities Index

    United States

    This is quite interesting: U.S. geographical economic inequality is growing, meaning your economic opportunity is more tied to your location than ever before. A large portion of th...

    Oct 22, 2017 https://inomics.com
    • insight
    • 2 hours ago

    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
    • insight
    • 3 hours ago

    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
    • insight
    • 16 minutes ago

    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
    • insight
    • 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
    • insight
    • 2 hours ago

    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
    • insight
    • 8 hours ago

    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
    • insight
    • 3 hours ago

    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
    • insight
    • 5 hours ago

    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
    • insight
    • 1 hour ago

    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
    • insight
    • 4 hours ago

    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
    • insight
    • 3 hours ago

    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
    • insight
    • 3 hours ago

    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
    • insight
    • 5 hours ago

    Forecast errors compared

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
    • insight
    • 49 minutes ago

    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
    • insight
    • 3 hours ago

    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
    • insight
    • 5 hours ago

    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