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Archive for August, 2012

Do Economists Draw Supply-Demand Curves Wrong?

Do Economists Draw Supply-Demand Curves Wrong?

An historic convention of putting the independent variable on the wrong axis. [Read More]

Finding the Market-Clearing Price through a Double-Blind Dutch Auction

Finding the Market-Clearing Price through a Double-Blind Dutch Auction

How to find the equlibrium price and quantity when there are many buyers and sellers. [Read More]

How Interest Rates Are Determined By Supply and Demand

How Interest Rates Are Determined By Supply and Demand

Illustration of the marginal productivity of capital. [Read More]

Twelve Hours In NYC Photo Gallery

Twelve Hours In NYC Photo Gallery

Pictures from a layover in New York City. [Read More]

Johnny Horton: The Battle of New Orleans

Johnny Horton: The Battle of New Orleans

Hit song about the final battle of the War of 1812. [Read More]

Warsaw Tour Photo Gallery

Warsaw Tour Photo Gallery

Pictures from a walking tour of Warsaw's Old Town. [Read More]

NYC Pussy Riot Protest

NYC Pussy Riot Protest

Photos from a rally in support of jailed music group in Russia. [Read More]

Price Gouging in NYC Hostels

Price Gouging in NYC Hostels

Hostel prices doubled in two years. [Read More]

End of Euro Summer 2012 Tour: Warsaw to New York

End of Euro Summer 2012 Tour: Warsaw to New York

Final leg of the 2012 trip. [Read More]

Wroclaw By Night Photo Gallery

Wroclaw By Night Photo Gallery

Night time and dusk photos of the Polish city. [Read More]

Wroclaw By Day Photo Gallery

Wroclaw By Day Photo Gallery

Daytime photos of Wroclaw, Poland. [Read More]

London 2012 Olympics Final Standings

London 2012 Olympics Final Standings

The final tally of medals and points in the 2012 Olympic Games. [Read More]

Where Do Equity Returns Come From?

Where Do Equity Returns Come From?

GMO's Ben Inker clears up some misconceptions about the source of stock returns. [Read More]

NBC Pulls Video After Overweight and Unattractive Women Complain

NBC Pulls Video After Overweight and Unattractive Women Complain

NBC kowtows to angry, jealous women. [Read More]

Olympics 2012: Top Ten Countries

Olympics 2012: Top Ten Countries

Grenada, Jamaica and New Zealand lead the pack. [Read More]

Which Country Is Winning The Olympics?

Which Country Is Winning The Olympics?

The real score in Olympic medal count. [Read More]

Warsaw Uprising Reenactment

Warsaw Uprising Reenactment

Photos from the 2012 reenactment in Wroclaw, Poland. [Read More]

New Song: Going To Sarajevo

New Song: Going To Sarajevo

The story of Jugoslavia [Read More]

New Song: Dream House Girls

New Song: Dream House Girls

A nice place to visit and rest your shoes. [Read More]

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Investing Returns for 2017

Investing Returns for 2017

2017 was a banner year for stock investors. [Read More]

Timescales of Human Interest

Timescales of Human Interest

What periods of time are of concern for humans? [Read More]

Ocean-Front Property in Arizona

Ocean-Front Property in Arizona

Assessing the problem of Global Sea Level Variation. [Read More]

Investing Returns for 2016

Investing Returns for 2016

2016 was a decent year for most investors. [Read More]

Christmas Playlist 2016

Christmas Playlist 2016

45 Albums, 541 Christmas songs. [Read More]

Battle of Jutland

Battle of Jutland

The Battle of Jutland was the biggest surface sea battle in history. On May 31, 1916 the Imperial German high seas [Read More]

Drie Lilien

Drie Lilien

German marching song [Read More]

Yuval Harari: A Brief History of Humankind

Yuval Harari: A Brief History of Humankind

Photos courtesy of Standard Travel Photos A Brief History of Humankind How did Homo Sapiens come to dominate the [Read More]

Investing Returns for 2015

Investing Returns for 2015

2015 was a poor year for investors. [Read More]

Evaluation of Stock Market Forecasting Models: CAPE Model

Evaluation of Stock Market Forecasting Models: CAPE Model

How well does Earnings Yield Model forecast stock market returns. [Read More]

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