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    Links for 11-25-16

    The Human Race Really Is Just One Big Unhappy Family - Brad DeLong Agglomeration economies, productivity, and quality upgrading - VoxEU GDP, Productivity, and Financial Performance...

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Some of Steve Jobs’s Best Interviews

    Source: Re/code The post Some of Steve Jobs’s Best Interviews appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 11.25.16

    Succinct Summations for the week ending November 25th, 2016 Positives: 1. Dow, S&P 500, NASDAQ and Russell 2000 hit all-time highs together for the first time since 1999. 2. Du...

    Oct 21, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Fisker VL Destino

    Take a Corvette ZR1 engine, drop it in a Fisker Karma, and you get a VLF Destino — the hybrid powertrain is gone, and in its place is a 6.2-liter LS9 vette V8 making 638 horsepower...

    Oct 21, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Consumer Protection Bureau Chief Braces for a Reckoning

    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is in the cross-hairs of Republicans who contend that it — and its director — have too much power....

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Economists Brace for a Donald Trump Rewrite of Global Financial Diplomacy

    If the president-elect shifts away from post-World War II international institutions, "chaos will rule the day," one says....

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Top 0.1% Holds Same Amount of Wealth as Bottom 90%

    Source: Deutsche Bank Research   We all know income inequality is pretty wide in the USA, but the wealth ownership data via DB is quite astonishing. Note the change post WW2, and t...

    Oct 21, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Black Friday

    Source: Visual Capitalist The post Black Friday appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    America is Not Always Like the Rest of the World

    John Lewis at the Bank of England Bank Underground: America is not always like the rest of the world: Macroeconomists like to use US data to test and develop theories- the coverage...

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    ‘End of History’ Author Says Donald Trump Could Signal a Shift From the Liberal World Order

    Francis Fukuyama, the professor who famously said Western-style liberal democracy was triumphing, now says Mr. Trump’s coming presidency could usher in the collapse of the postwar ...

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Time to Take Back the Toilet (Rebroadcast)

    Season 6, Episode 12 On this week’s episode of Freakonomics Radio, first: we’re not asking that using a public restroom be a pleasant experience, but are there ways to make it less...

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    10 Friday AM Reads

    My Black Friday digesting way too much food reads: • Here’s how to factor Black Friday into your investment strategy (USA Today) • This Is Not Bearish (Irrelevant Investor) see als...

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Everybody Else Is Reading This

    Apparently ‘The Swamp’ Now Extends To Jews At Harvard Law School Above The Law Overtime Rule Is But The Latest Obama Initiative To End In Texas Court How Appealing Docs May Be Ente...

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Value of Payments Provider Stripe Doubles to $9.2 Billion

    The start-up completed a funding round that included CapitalG, the investment arm of Alphabet, and General Catalyst Partners....

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Fair Game: ‘My Soul Feels Taller’: A Whistle-Blower’s $20 Million Vindication

    A jury sided with Patricia Williams, whose suit against Wyndham Vacation Ownership described time-share sales tactics that were particularly harmful to older buyers....

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Establishment, firm, or enterprise: does the unit of analysis matter?

    The post Establishment, firm, or enterprise: does the unit of analysis matter? appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Common Sense: In the Chamber of Secrets: J.K. Rowling’s Net Worth

    The author’s wealth is a closely guarded secret, but she is mostly likely a billionaire. She’s also a role model, and no one seems to resent her success....

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    10 Thanksgiving Day Reads

    My gonna eat me some turkey morning plane reads: • Six Things to Watch For on Black Friday (Bloomberg) • The Secret World of Jim Simons (Institutional Investor) • 13 Ways to Be Tha...

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Commercial Construction Update: Q3 2016

    Commercial Construction Update: Third-Quarter 2016 Jessica Dill FRBAtlanta Real Estate Research, November 23, 2016       The Atlanta Fed’s Center for Real Estate Analytics conducts...

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Overtime Rule Is but the Latest Obama Initiative to End in Texas Court

    In the last two years, federal judges in Texas have chipped away at President Obama’s legacy by striking down or suspending no fewer than five regulations and executive orders....

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    America's Working Age Population is Finally Growing Again

    Me, at CBS MoneyWatch: America's working age population is finally growing again: For most of the last two decades, the growth rate of America’s workforce has been declining b...

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Wrong for the wrong reasons: lessons on November 9th for the science of human behavior

    The post Wrong for the wrong reasons: lessons on November 9th for the science of human behavior appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Happy Thanksgiving

    Thanks everyone....

    Oct 21, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Populists as Snake Oil Sellers

    Chris Dillow: Populists as Snake Oil Sellers: Simon wonders why disenchantment with globalization has caused people to turn to what he calls snake oil salesmen. That phrase is apt,...

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Everybody Else Is Reading This

    Why Trump Won And Why It Will Work Out Great For Democrats Above The Law Can Trump Put Another Justice Scalia On The Supreme Court? How Appealing Precision Medicine Will Increase D...

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com