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Seneca Letters. Stoics

SENECA LETTERS FROM A STOIC HOME LETTERS QUOTES BOOKS DOWNLOADS PODCASTiTunessticher ABOUTSeneca ‘A happy life is reached when our wisdom is brought to completion, but that life is at least endurable even when our wisdom is only begun.’ Letter 16: On Philosophy, the Guide of Life Next quote » Letter 4: On The Terrors of …

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Rise of market power. Free markets are a farce

Rise of market power     https://t.co/rFFATH5lRt?amp=1 The Rise of Market Power and the Macroeconomic Implications∗ Jan De Loecker† KU Leuven and Princeton University NBER and CEPR Jan Eeckhout‡ UPF-ICREA-GSE and UCL August 4, 2017 Abstract We document the evolution of markups based on firm-level data for the US economy since 1950. Initially, markups are …

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Best Article summarizing the state of Economics profession

New horizons: economics in the 21st century Economists’ stock plummeted with the financial crash. The authors of a new book suggest that reading novels could sharpen their insights, while four academics consider how the field might need to change July 6, 2017 By Steve Keen By Andrew Oswald Economists could be far more effective if they read …

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Bank Interest rates; To cap or not to cap, A balanced view and way forward

Nairobi, Kenya| August 17th 2016. Copyright  @haiyay On Monday 16th August 2016, the speaker of the National assembly was scheduled to present to the president the bill that aims to cap the interest rate that banks can charge customers for loans. The president Uhuru Kenyatta has exactly fourteen days to either approve or return to …

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Coin toss in R Coin Tosses, Markov Chains and an Existential Crisis

Coin Tosses, Markov Chains and an Existential Crisis Visualising Markov Chains Based On A Simple Statistical Experiment 2018-06-25 | Johannes While procrastinating from writing my thesis, I came across an interesting property of coin tosses (I realise how pathetic that sounds while writing it). But bare with me, in the end it is about more …

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IMF Study . Rising Market Power . The Economist. 2019

The Economist - Homepage Subscribe An economic theory of everything The IMF adds to a chorus of concern about competition A new study adds to worries about market power Finance and economics Apr 4th 2019 edition Apr 4th 2019 Physicists’ quest for a “theory of everything” is well-known. The equivalent in economics is the hunt …

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Technically Speaking: Rothschild’s Investing Rule

Technically Speaking: Rothschild’s Investing Rule Written by Lance Roberts | May, 28, 2019 Share Since the markets were closed yesterday for“Memorial Day,” there isn’t much for us to update technically from this past weekend’s missive.  However, I did provide an update yesterday for our RIAPRO subscribers (Try 30-days FREE)with respect to where the S&P 500 is currently trading and …

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Ndii’s take on the spat between CBK and IMF on Overvalued Kenya Shilling 2018

https://www.theeastafricanreview.info/op-eds/2018/12/15/shopping-mall-economics-a-note-on-the-value-of-the-kenya-shilling/#.XBUAXKsDcc0.twitter Shopping Mall Economics: A note on the value of the Kenya shillingWhat does a recent spat between the IMF and the Central Bank’s Prof Patrick Njoroge, himself a veteran of the Fund, tell us about the state of the Kenya shilling? By DAVID NDII.Is the Kenya shilling overvalued or not? According to the IMF …

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Letter 4: On The Terrors of Death

SENECA LETTERS FROM A STOIC HOMELETTERSQUOTESBOOKSDOWNLOADSPODCASTiTunessticherABOUTSeneca ‘No man can have a peaceful life who thinks too much about lengthening it.’ Letter 4: On The Terrors of DeathNext quote » Letter 4: On The Terrors of Death May 13, 2013 By Seneca, Lucius Annaeus By Lucius Annaeus Seneca Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | RSS Keep on as you have begun, …

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