Alan Kohler

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Naked Capitalism
CalPERS Invests in Toll Road Even Though Those Deals Consistently Lose MoneyFrom a November 2014 article, How Macquarie Makes Money by Losing Money on Toll
CalPERS Invests in Toll Road Even Though Those Deals Consistently Lose Money
Naked Capitalism / Posted 7 days ago
From a November 2014 article, How Macquarie Makes Money by Losing Money on Toll Roads: The Sydney Morning Herald’s Alan Kohler shares [hedge fund manager Jim] Chanos’ skepticism. In a 2004 editorial, he wrote, “The Macquarie model is justly... Read more
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Crikey
Clickbait at The Australian, AFRwere being encouraged to use “curiosity gap” headlines, sometimes cheapening se
Clickbait at The Australian, AFR
Crikey / Posted 27 days ago
were being encouraged to use “curiosity gap” headlines, sometimes cheapening serious investigative reporting. According to Alan Kohler, the number of clicks required to justify a journalist’s salary is much higher than it was 10 years ago, and that... Read more

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