Posts filed under “Research”

Is It Better to Buy or Rent?

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Source: The Upshot

Category: Digital Media, Real Estate, Research

Vanity Height

Source: Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

Category: Real Estate, Research

Asset Class Dashboard

Nice way to show asset class performance from Russell Investments:   click for larger graphic Source: Russell Investments

Category: Asset Allocation, Digital Media, Markets, Research

Be a Google Ninja: Tips and Tricks for Online Research

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Google ninja

 

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Category: Research, Technology

What the 1% Believe vs the Public

Source: Know More   The rich are different – at least when it comes to their beliefs about education and social contracts safety nets. continues here

Category: Research, Taxes and Policy, Wages & Income

What’s In a Logo?

Source: Visually

Category: Consumer Spending, Derivatives, Research

Dozens of Planes Have Vanished in Post-WWII Era

From Bloomberg Visual Data: Some 83 aircraft have been declared “missing” since 1948, according to data compiled by the Aviation Safety Network. The list includes planes capable of carrying more than 14 passengers and where no trace — bodies or debris — has ever been found. Source: Bloomberg Visual Data

Category: Digital Media, Research

The Worst Bear Market in History

The Worst Bear Market in History Bryan Taylor, Ph.D., Chief Economist, Global Financial Data Global Financial Data, March 14, 2014     Which country has the dubious distinction of suffering the worst bear market in history? To answer this question, we ignore countries where the government closed down the stock exchange, leaving investors with nothing,…Read More

Category: Markets, Research, Think Tank

Separated at Birth: Howard & Ringo

I am watching the Beatles Grammy show (on DVR) when it dawns on me that I was out drinking with Ringo Starr recently. I am trying to recall how I ended up getting s#$%faced with a Beatle, when it dawns on me that it wasn’t Ringo at all, but Howard!     Is it just…Read More

Category: Humor, Music, Research

Vaccine-Preventable Outbreaks

Category: Really, really bad calls, Research, Science