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This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Litan's talk explores the surprising role economists have played in ...

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Robert E. Litan, Vice President for Research and Policy at the Kauffman Foundation and Senior Fellow in the Economic Studies and Global Economics ...

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Raša Karapandža gives insight into what economics can contain. He has investigated unforseeable correlations in the world, measured happiness, and shows ...

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Economist and author Robert Litan spoke to a Wichita Pachyderm Club luncheon about how economists have revolutionized American business.

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Missing the big picture is all too common in the field. Lance Taylor, Professor Emeritus at The New School for Social Research, has focused on the ...

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In economics, a theory has long prevailed that markets are based on people making rational choices. But behavioral economist Richard Thaler is seeking to ...

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Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump could have pulled off the unthinkable—a denuclearised North Korea. But as our cartoonist Kal imagines, things could spin ...

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We asked eight Nobel Laureates in Economic Sciences what advice they would give to young economists. Many of the featured laureates will convene in Lindau ...

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University of Chicago scholar Richard Thaler was honored with the 2017 Nobel Prize in economics for his work questioning traditional assumptions that markets ...

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Angus Deaton describes his journey to the 2015 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences at the 2015 Nobel Banquet in Stockholm City Hall on December ...

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This week: Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget discusses the meteoric rise of bitcoin. He references a recent research note published by former Merrill Lynch ...

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Atul Singh, through his talk, enlightened us about how humans are irrational beings and how treating a subject like economics, which is a complex ...

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This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. The Great Economic Myth of 2008, challenging the accounting to ...

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Katrine Marçal takes a different economic perspective with a theory that challenges the myth of 'economic man'. Expanding her idea about exactly who cooked ...

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Before you spend $150000 and 8 years of your youth getting a doctorate in Economics, consider an alternative and more productive way.

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Michael Lewis is one of the most successful non-fiction authors alive. He has been acclaimed as a genius by Malcolm Gladwell and as the best current writer in ...

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Efforts to connect human brains to computers have taken big leaps forward in recent years. Melding our minds with machines could provide the biggest single ...

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This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Often introduced as a technology-loving comedian from the future ...

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Hernando de Soto Polar (or Hernando de Soto; born 1941) is a Peruvian economist known for his work on the informal economy and on the importance of ...

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The last 12 months have ushered in a new wave of uncertainty for retailers. Already grappling with challenges created by Amazon's near relentless drive to ...

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