Satellite System Flags Stressed Aquifers


Source: WonkBlog

Category: Science, Technology

Is This The Top?

Source: A Wealth of Common Sense

Category: Markets

Where Did All the Publicly Traded Listings Go?

Source: NBER, Political Calculations   The U.S. now has half as many publicly listed companies trading on its exchanges as it did at the peak in 1996. As the chart below shows, listed companies reached a high of 7,322. That number today is down almost by half to 3,700 and is more than 1,000 lower than in…Read More

Category: Investing, IPOs, Regulation

The U.S. Listing Gap

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Category: Corporate Management, Investing, Markets

10 Wednesday AM Reads

Our remarkably, purposely, blessedly, Greek-free morning train reads: • Americans’ Net Worth Reaches High of $84.9 Trillion (WSJ) • How to Spot Crowded Trades That the Shoeshine Boy Missed (Bloomberg) • Home Values in Half of Top 300 U.S. Markets Achieve Full Price Recovery (World Property Journal) despite It got way harder to buy a house last year (Washington Post) • Krugman Battles…Read More

Category: Financial Press

Krugman vs Austerians

Hilarious: click for interactive media    

Category: Financial Press, Humor, Philosophy

Targeted Investment Programs and Manager Restructure Update

Category: Think Tank

Which Tech Firms Protect their Users?

Source: EFF

Category: Legal, Technology

Profile of International Home Buying Activity 2015

Source: World Property Channel

Category: Real Estate

MiB: Nick Hanauer, Early Internet Adopter

This week on our Masters in Business radio podcast, we speak with tech entrepreneur, venture capitalist and philanthropist Nick Hanauer, co-founder of Second Avenue Partners. Hanauer was an early adopter of the Internet and the first outside investor in Amazon.com.  He went on to become founder and chairman of Aquantive Inc., an online advertising firm…Read More

Category: Podcast