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Tim Ferris: 80/20 & Freedom From Futility

Vilfredo Pareto deserves all of the buzz and this isn’t an Oscar joke, either. ;)

He’s famous for the “law of distribution” which is now known as “Pareto’s Law and it basically states this….his mathematical formula was used to demonstrate a grossly uneven but predictable distribution of wealth in society—80% of the wealth and income was produced and possessed by 20% of the population—also applied outside of economics. 475 more words

Personal Development


This section functions as an ongoing list of all the sources – both articles and books – collected for essays, research projects, and personal use; due to the subscription status of many academic journals no links will be provided. 26 more words


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I am afraid this is simply a (surprisingly lengthy) apology – and a promissory note. 335 more words


Ancient Greek Democracy: Readings and Sources

This book invites readers to join in a fresh and extensive investigation of one of Ancient Greece’s greatest inventions: democratic government.
Provides an accessible, up-to-date survey of vital issues in… 48 more words



ReFoReMo  or Reading for Research Month, is a challenge that I’ve been wanting to do for about a year now so it is my first crack at it! 107 more words

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Carbon tax expected to lead to higher electricity prices

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

The carbon tax announced in Monday’s Budget will push up costs for power generators and translate into higher electricity prices for consumers, companies and economists say. 487 more words

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