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Conservative Libertarian hedge funder pockets $35 million state aid package


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Cliff Asness, the founder of AQR Capital Management, is a hard-core libertarian who opposes big government…In 2010, he described the administration’s economic team as “Cossacks on a shtetl.” In 2015, he took to the august pages of The Wall Street Journal to moan about Obamacare, and the same year claimed that global warming isn’t the big deal some people make it out to be.

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17 Sept 2016 (AFR) - AQR's Cliff Asness and the quest for truth in the madness of financial markets

(17 September 2016, AFR, p17, by Jonathan Shapiro)

‘For as long as the sharemarket has existed, speculators have bet they can beat it. And for as long as academics have studied it, they’ve said it cannot be beaten. 221 more words

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AQR’s Asness on Fama, Momentum Investing and More

Clifford Asness, Managing and Founding Principle of AQR, writes in his “Cliff’s Perspective” blog about Nobel Laureate and Professor Eugene Fama’s views on momentum investing… 560 more words

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