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    Breakingviews: China’s Embrace of Private Investment Is Getting Tighter

    On one hand, China enjoys the job growth and efficiency of the private sector. But the government keeps inserting itself into boardrooms....

    Oct 14, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 6 days ago

    1964 Jaguar E-Type Roadster

    United States

    Sure, you can complain about reliability, electrical system, transmission issues, etc. But there has never been a more beautiful, iconic, sexy car made — before or since:         S...

    Oct 13, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 6 days ago

    Hash Power: Blockchains & Cryptocurrencices

    Patrick O’Shaugnessy of OSAM did a masterful job tackling a single and deeply complex subject: Blockchain & Cryptocurrency:   Hash Power – Ep. 1 – Understanding Blockchains   H...

    Oct 13, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    21st Century Fox Pressed by Investment Group to Overhaul Board

    United Arab Emirates

    The CtW Investment Group said the company’s directors had failed to effectively address the “longtime ethics crisis” at Fox News in a way that put 21st Century Fox at risk....

    Oct 13, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    “Unprecedented” Trump Rally Lags Rest of the World, History.

    There’s Lots of Precedent for the Trump Rally Market gains since Election Day have been nothing out of the ordinary. Bloomberg, October 13, 2017         It would be really nice if ...

    Oct 14, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Richard Thaler Talks About Silly (but Serious) Things

    United States

    The Nobel Prize winner talks about quirks, nudges and “fun money,” all staples of the field he helped create, behavioral economics....

    Oct 14, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 6 days ago

    10 Friday the 13th AM Reads

    My triskaidekaphobia morning train reads: • Jack Dorsey returned to Twitter two years ago — but he still hasn’t saved the company (Recode) see also Google’s Search for the Sweet Sp...

    Oct 13, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 4 days ago

    BASF to Buy Bayer Units for $7 Billion

    United States

    Bayer hopes that selling some of its crop science operations to its German rival will clear the way for regulatory approval of its $56 billion deal for Monsanto....

    Oct 14, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 6 days ago

    Tech Giants, Once Seen as Saviors, Are Now Viewed as Threats

    American tech companies positioned themselves as entities that brought positive change by connecting people and spreading information. Perceptions are shifting....

    Oct 13, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 4 days ago

    Rethinking Macroeconomic Policy

    There is a conference on Rethinking Macroeconomic Policy "coordinated by Olivier Blanchard ...and Lawrence H. Summers..." taking place today and tomorrow (wanted to go, b...

    Oct 13, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 6 days ago

    Fearless Forecasting: Introducing Upshot’s N.F.L. Playoff Simulator (4th Edition)

    Explore playoff scenarios for any team with this interactive tool....

    Oct 13, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 1 week ago

    10 Thursday AM Reads

    My trillion dollar passive morning train reads: • Passive Powers BlackRock to Nearly $6 Trillion in Assets  (Wall Street Journal) see also ‘Passive’ Investing Frenzy Pushes Vanguar...

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 1 week ago

    Lufthansa Prepares to Buy Parts of Air Berlin in $1.8 Billion Deal

    The German flag carrier said it expected to take over 81 aircraft and hire 3,000 people from the budget airline, which filed for insolvency in August....

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 1 week ago

    John Oliver on the Confederacy

      Confederacy: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)   The post John Oliver on the Confederacy appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    HSBC Names John Flint as Chief Executive

    Mr. Flint, who is in charge of the lender’s retail banking and wealth management business, has been with the bank since 1989 and will succeed Stuart Gulliver....

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 6 days ago

    When the White House Got Into the Nudge Business

    Season 7, Episode 6 This week on Freakonomics Radio: a tiny behavioral-sciences startup in the Obama White House tried to improve the way federal agencies did their work. Consideri...

    Oct 13, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    China’s Tightening Grip on Tech Giants: DealBook Briefing

    If Beijing moves to take board seats at companies like Tencent and an Alibaba affiliate, it may hamper their deal-making overseas....

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 6 days ago

    Vanguard is About Much More than Low Costs

    Understanding What Makes Vanguard So Successful Low costs help, but that’s only part of the explanation. Bloomberg, October 12, 2017       There’s never been a money-management bus...

    Oct 13, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 1 week ago

    What Are the Secrets of the German Economy — and Should We Steal Them?

    Germany

    Smart government policies, good industrial relations, and high-end products have helped German manufacturing beat back the threats of globalization. The post What Are the Secrets ...

    Oct 13, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 1 week ago

    The Global Competitiveness Report 2017–2018

    The post The Global Competitiveness Report 2017–2018 appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 6 days ago

    Lufthansa to Buy Units of Air Berlin for $249 Million

    The German flag carrier said it would to take over 81 aircraft and hire 3,000 people from the budget airline, which had filed for insolvency in August....

    Oct 13, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 1 week ago

    Coincidence: Blade Runner 2049

    Perspective:   I spend a lot of time talking about all of reasons for the cognitive errors we make. Why I emphasize the psychological wetware that make coincidences seem much more ...

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 1 week ago

    MiB: Come Hear Scott Galloway Discuss “The Four”

    click for more details       Today! Come to NYU for a live “Masters in Business” featuring Professor Scott Galloway discussing his new book The Four: The Hidden DNA of Amazon, Appl...

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 1 week ago

    10 Wednesday AM Reads

    My mid-week morning train reads: • Worst Practices in Institutional Asset Management (A Wealth of Common Sense) • This is how to change a Brexit voter’s mind: Post-rationalization,...

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 1 week ago

    Fed Watch: Kevin Warsh, Very Serious Person

    Spain

    Tim Duy: Kevin Warsh, Very Serious Person, by Tim Duy: Scott Sumner is perplexed by Fed chair candidate Kevin Warsh. He reads the 2010 FOMC transcripts and finds Warsh explaining: ...

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com