“Everyone should be fully mobilized for the fulfilment of the plan, and we must continue to make sacrifices, for socialism cannot be built without work and sacrifices. 528 more words
The Inner Lives of Markets: How People Shape Them and They Shape Us is a “popular economics” book by Ray Fisman and Tim Sullivan. The book is a lively discussion of what one might call the “greatest” theoretical hits of economics. 276 more words
We are talking about the largest economy in the world here. And the answer, according to Noah Smith, is China.
I started talking about the downfall of the U.S. 239 more words
Authors: Ulrich Schimmack, Moritz Heene, and Kamini Kesavan
We computed the R-Index for studies cited in Chapter 4 of Kahneman’s book “Thinking Fast and Slow.” This chapter focuses on priming studies, starting with John Bargh’s study that led to Kahneman’s open email. 3,434 more words
The head of the world’s biggest hedge fund complex is bearish on Europe. From Raúl Ilargi Meijer at theautomaticearth.com:
A point BOE Governor Mark Carney made recently may be the biggest cog in the European Union’s wheel (or is it second biggest? 377 more words