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    Kalanick Loyalists Move to Force Benchmark Off Uber’s Board

    The investors, led by the venture capitalist Shervin Pishevar, demanded the change after Benchmark, a major Uber shareholder, sued Travis Kalanick, the former C.E.O....

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

    Fair Game: The Fed Wants to Make Life Easier for Big-Bank Directors

    In a flawed proposal, the regulator would reduce interactions between bank examiners and boards, giving managers more leeway to address internal ills....

    Aug 21, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Links for 08-12-17

    Micro Needs macro - Brad DeLong The Financial Crisis Tenth Anniversary - EconoSpeak What economists study: A guide for the curious - VoxEU Inequality and Property in Russia - Novok...

    Aug 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Should I attend conferences outside of my field?

    There are hundreds of conferences held all over the world on all sorts of different topics. You probably know which the big conferences in your field are, and maybe you've attended...

    Jul 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Economic View: It’s Not Irrational. It’s Signaling Behavior.

    Puzzling behavior by senators in the health care debate makes a lot more sense if you view it as part of a signaling game....

    Aug 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Goldman Sachs Using Its Free Blue Apron Subscription To Order Crow

    Even Goldman has to admit that this is a fucking disaster....

    Aug 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Who Owns Anbang of China? A U.S. Labor Union Wants to Know.

    The union, which represents hotel workers, joins the growing ranks of those asking about the conglomerate’s ownership and business practices....

    Aug 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Morning Agenda: Uber Investor Sues Ex-C.E.O. Travis Kalanick

    The lawsuit is the latest flare-up over the fate of Uber, where directors have been sparring behind the scenes....

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

    Britain Bans Betting in Soccer, but Not for ‘The Lizard’

    The F.A. told The New York Times it has unpublished rules for people like Tony Bloom, owner of Brighton & Hove Albion, who have gambling interests....

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

    Ray Dalio Preparing For Gilded Post-Apocalypse

    The marauding mutant motorcycle gang probably won’t take greenbacks in exchange for your life....

    Aug 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Breakingviews: Teamsters Union Tries to Slow Self-Driving Truck Push

    The union successfully lobbied to exclude vehicles over 10,000 pounds from legislation on self-driving vehicles. But it would be smarter to prepare haulers for a career shift....

    Aug 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    The politics of lying

    Aug 21, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Tensions Between U.S. and North Korea Spur Global Stock Sell-Off

    Concern in the markets was a shift from the general upswing in American share prices during the Trump administration....

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

    Buying Power of Minimum Wage Varies across and within States

    The post Buying Power of Minimum Wage Varies across and within States appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Aug 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Paul Krugman: The Axis of Climate Evil

    "Where does climate denial come from?": The Axis of Climate Evil, by Paul Krugman, NY Times: ...At this point the evidence for human-caused global warming just keeps gett...

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

    Dan Loeb Was All Over Facebook This Week

    From politics to fashion, D-Lo is all about that social media lately....

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

    What if You Actually Wanted to Go Active?

    Being a Stock-Picker Is Just So Hard Forget the higher costs of active investing; the real problem is achieving the desired goals Bloomberg, August 11, 2017     The rise of passive...

    Aug 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Fastest Cars = Electric

    Via WSJ: Want a Car That Goes Crazy Fast? Go Electric With luxury auto makers—from Porsche to Aston Martin—poised to release electric sports cars that upend earnest eco-clichés, go...

    Aug 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Ride-sharing and self-driving relationships

    Source: Recode The post Ride-sharing and self-driving relationships appeared first on The Big Picture....

    Aug 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Major Rental-Home Companies Set to Merge as U.S. House Prices Recover

    The merger of Invitation Homes and Starwood Waypoint Homes would create one of the biggest institutional owners of single-family rentals, with 82,000 homes....

    Aug 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 8.11.17

    Succinct Summations for the week ending August 11th, 2017 Positives: 1.Nuclear war postponed (for now) 2. Jobless claims remain low at 244k, with the 4-week moving average down to ...

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

    Everybody Else Is Reading This

    Trump Has Experienced Lawyers, So Why Aren’t They Running This Like A Real Legal Matter? […]...

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

    10 Friday AM Reads

    My end of a morning train reads: • 在庫バブル: Stock Bubble (Irrelevant Investor) • Millennials are driving a $9 trillion change in investing (Business Insider) see also New Research: T...

    Aug 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Like Any Great Capitalist Corporation, ESPN Is Seizing The Means Of Distribution

    They could have just kept "The Ocho."...

    Aug 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Major Rental-Home Companies Set to Merge as U.S. House Prices Recover

    The resulting company would be one of the biggest institutional owners of single-family rentals, with about 82,000 homes....

    Aug 18, 2017 https://inomics.com