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    Links for 08-15-17

    Why the Federal Reserve’s job will get harder - Larry Summers The Case for Regulating Before Harms Occur - The Regulatory Review The Natural Rate of Unemployment over the Past 100 ...

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Fed Shouldn't View Productivity as an Exogenous Factor

    Tim Duy: Fed Shouldn't View Productivity as an Exogenous Factor: The Federal Reserve has an opportunity to test a hypothesis critical to the health of the U.S. economy: Can pe...

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Warren Buffett Hates Hedge Fund Activism More Than He Loves GE

    He won’t have anything to do with a company that listens to the likes of Nelson Peltz....

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Feds Kindly Ask Platinum Partners Founder’s Lawyers To Refrain From Intimidating Key Witness

    No "veiled threats" either, please....

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Fed Watch: Retail Sales, Dudley, Wages

    Tim Duy: Retail Sales, Dudley, Wages, by Tim Duy: Some quick thoughts for the day. First, New York Federal Reserve President William Dudley gave an extended interview to the Associ...

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    The ‘Great American Eclipse’

      This August, the U.S. will experience the first total solar eclipse seen from the U.S. coast to coast in nearly a century. Here’s how the eclipse works, and why scientists are ke...

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Breakingviews: Why Benchmark May Want to Cash Out of Uber

    A sale of Benchmark’s 13 percent stake could restore some stability to Uber and let the venture capital firm make some 200 times its money....

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Stan Druckenmiller’s Winning Streak Riding On China

    The retired hedge fund manager’s betting that the president who’s been so good to him won’t be MAGAing at the expense of the Middle Kingdom....

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Stocks Are Pricey, Let’s Buy More

    The asset manager's conundrum....

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Solar Developers and Panel Makers Clash Over Tariff Request

    Troubled domestic manufacturers say cheap Chinese products have undercut their own, but industry groups are urging a trade panel to reject sanctions....

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    10 Tuesday AM Reads

    My two-for-Tuesday morning train reads: • Hazards Of Individual Stocks (ETF.com) see also Only a Market of Stocks (Irrelevant Investor) • Worrying About Risk Can Very Risky (A Teac...

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    DealBook: Outraged in Private, Many C.E.O.s Fear the Wrath of the President

    The chief executives of Merck, Under Armour and Intel had the courage to resign as a presidential adviser, but others have been less forceful....

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    John Oliver on White Supremacists

    Given the recent events in Charlottesville, this:   John Oliver – White Supremacist Rally   The post John Oliver on White Supremacists appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Household Debt: A Note on Partial Scores

    @TBPInvictus here: A recent column in the Washington Post – Consumer debt is at a record high. Haven’t we learned? – sounded the alarm on households’ revolving credit debt, which h...

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Morning Agenda: Tallying the C.E.O. Desertion of Trump

    Three corporate chiefs have stepped down from an advisory council to the president. The question is, will more follow?...

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    The Living Standards Audit 2017

    The post The Living Standards Audit 2017 appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Wells Fargo Vice Chairwoman to Succeed Departing Chairman

    Stephen W. Sanger will retire as chairman of the scandal-plagued bank and will be succeeded by Elizabeth A. Duke, a former Federal Reserve Board governor....

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

    New On This Fall’s Law School Syllabus: Trump How Appealing In Wake Of Trump, Liberals […]...

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    For-Profit Charlotte School of Law Closes

    The school had been hanging on by a thread for months in the face of tumbling enrollment after the American Bar Association’s accreditors put it on probation in November....

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Do Low Interest Rates Punish Savers?

    Roger Farmer: Do Low Interest Rates Punish Savers?: This is the second of my posts on the conference: Applications of Behavioural Economics, and Multiple Equilibrium Models to Macr...

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Walmart’s C.E.O. Joins Group to Rebuke Trump Over Charlottesville

    Doug McMillon, Walmart’s chief executive, said the president “missed a critical opportunity to help bring our country together.”...

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Public Health: Obamacare’s Bare County Problem Looks Mostly Solved, for Now

    With an announcement in Nevada, a market that the president said was set to “implode” shows yet more signs of health....

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    DealBook: Merck’s C.E.O. Took a Stand. What About Other Executives?

    Ken Frazier of Merck had the courage to resign as a presidential adviser, but other chief executives have been less forceful in responding to Mr. Trump....

    Aug 15, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Survey Says: The Obama-Trump Voters Are Real. Here’s What They Think.

    They supported Mr. Obama in 2012 and are the main reason Mr. Trump is president now. What can we learn from them?...

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Countering Violent Extremism: Actions Needed to Define Strategy and Assess Progress of Federal Efforts

    The post Countering Violent Extremism: Actions Needed to Define Strategy and Assess Progress of Federal Efforts appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Aug 16, 2017 https://inomics.com