The Bifurcated Economic Recovery Continues

The Economy Is Booming. So Is Financial Stress.Even after a decade of recovery, family balance sheets show that gains in security have been narrow while exposure to downturns remains broad.Bloomberg, May 30, 2019    …

Financial revolution in Republican China, 1900-1937

China’s spectacular economic growth during the past four decades under a largely – and arguably, increasingly – authoritarian political regime has posed fundamental challenges to prevailing economic paradigms, generating renewed debates about the unique role…

Discrimination in hiring based on fertility

Discrimination in hiring based on potential and realised fertility: A field experiment Sascha O. Becker, Ana Fernandes, Doris Weichselbaumer 05 June 2019 Men and women still have very different labour market outcomes – in terms…

On local norms and sentencing decisions

When in Rome... On local norms and sentencing decisions The rule of law in advanced democracies is based on the assumption that the law and itsapplication are the same for all citizens. However, research has…

Galloway Unleashed!

Right before we recorded our MIB interview at Bloomberg last week, I had  Rapmaster G swing by the compound for some unfettered thoughts on writing, teaching, philosophy and life. Galloway always say what he thinks,…

MIB: The Algebra of Happiness

Scott Galloway, a professor at New York University’s Stern School of Business, is best known for his insights into and books about branding, marketing and tech — wisdom he has shared before on Masters in…