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PhysOrg
Why we think the weather affects how a cricket ball swings ... when it doesn'tSwing and a miss. Credit: Anthony Devlin/PA Following the rollercoaster 2015 As
Why we think the weather affects how a cricket ball swings ... when it doesn't
PhysOrg / Posted 8 hours ago
Swing and a miss. Credit: Anthony Devlin/PA Following the rollercoaster 2015 Ashes series, which saw England defeat Australia 3-2, the two teams are set to meet again in a series of one-day games – weather permitting, that is. It's been a cloudy and... Read more
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The Courier
The curious case of the mop and the bucket - did you get it wrong?Still puzzling over the curious case of the mop and the bucket? Still puzzling
The curious case of the mop and the bucket - did you get it wrong?
The Courier / Posted 12 hours ago
Still puzzling over the curious case of the mop and the bucket? Still puzzling over the curious case of the mop and the bucket? A mere 3000 got the answer right (*scroll to the bottom to check the answer). Over the weekend and into Monday morning,... Read more
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The Age
The curious case of the mop and the bucket - did you get it wrong?Do you know the cost of this bucket? Photo: Songbird839 Still puzzling over th
The curious case of the mop and the bucket - did you get it wrong?
The Age / Posted 13 hours ago
Do you know the cost of this bucket? Photo: Songbird839 Still puzzling over the curious case of the mop and the bucket? A mere 3000 got the answer right (*scroll to the bottom to check the answer). Over the weekend and into Monday morning,... Read more
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The Border Mail
The curious case of the mop and the bucket - did you get it wrong?Still puzzling over the curious case of the mop and the bucket? Still puzzling
The curious case of the mop and the bucket - did you get it wrong?
The Border Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
Still puzzling over the curious case of the mop and the bucket? Still puzzling over the curious case of the mop and the bucket? A mere 3000 got the answer right (*scroll to the bottom to check the answer). Over the weekend and into Monday morning,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
How Investors Respond To A Market CrashBy Nicholas Colas of Convergex Tell ‘Em That It’s Human Nature The surge in v
How Investors Respond To A Market Crash
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
By Nicholas Colas of Convergex Tell ‘Em That It’s Human Nature The surge in volatility over the past week enabled this year’s aggregate number of plus or minus 1% moves in the S&P 500 – currently 40 – to exceed last year’s total of 38. There were... Read more
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heraldscotland
Hugh MacDonald meets David Weir: The footballer monkNow ensconced on a pew in the manager’s office at Murray Park, the Rangers assi
Hugh MacDonald meets David Weir: The footballer monk
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
Now ensconced on a pew in the manager’s office at Murray Park, the Rangers assistant manager has the air of the modern professional but he also has a past that has both tested him and made him. Weir was once little boy lost. He found himself both by... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The Executive Club: Top job landed after part-time roleTina Jennen moved here from the US as a single parent with four children. TINA
The Executive Club: Top job landed after part-time role
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Tina Jennen moved here from the US as a single parent with four children. TINA Jennen has become a well-connected member of the Bay of Plenty entrepreneurial ecosystem since arriving in Tauranga from the US in 2010 as a single parent with four... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
The emotion of investing Behavioural finance has become increasingly fashionable and can tell us a lot
The emotion of investing
Investors Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Behavioural finance has become increasingly fashionable and can tell us a lot about the way our brains get in the way of objective, logical and, in many cases, correct decisions. Here we look at three seminal books and see... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Austerity - Elite Terrorism Against Ordinary PeopleThis article arises from increasing frustration and irritation about the way th
Austerity - Elite Terrorism Against Ordinary People
Zero Hedge / Posted 15 days ago
This article arises from increasing frustration and irritation about the way that the debate about Greece, and in general about austerity, is framed. My frustration is not only with the policy thugs who are implementing austerity, but also, to a... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
When ignorance is bliss The FTSE 100's fall since late April is probably causing some investors to lo
When ignorance is bliss
Investors Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
The FTSE 100's fall since late April is probably causing some investors to lose interest in the market. George Loewenstein at Carnegie Mellon University has shown that investors monitor their portfolios less often when the... Read more
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Quartz
Researchers have proven CEO behavior impacts IPO stock pricing - Quartz How much does a CEO like Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook matter during
Researchers have proven CEO behavior impacts IPO stock pricing
Quartz / Posted 26 days ago
- Quartz How much does a CEO like Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook matter during the IPO roadshow? Turns out, quite a bit.... Read more
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Entrpreneur
The 4 Steps Needed to Instill an Entrepreneurial Mindset Into Your Company CultureEntrepreneur and CultureIQ are searching for the top high-performing cultures t
The 4 Steps Needed to Instill an Entrepreneurial Mindset Into Your Company Culture
Entrpreneur / Posted 26 days ago
Entrepreneur and CultureIQ are searching for the top high-performing cultures to be featured on our annual list. Think your company has what it takes? Click here to get started. When running a business, it’s not enough to just have a pioneering... Read more
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The New Statesman
Why are we still waiting for a solution to climate change? Because it’s hardWhy Are We Waiting? The Logic, Urgency and Promise of Tackling Climate Change N
Why are we still waiting for a solution to climate change? Because it’s hard
The New Statesman / Posted 1 months ago
Why Are We Waiting? The Logic, Urgency and Promise of Tackling Climate Change Nicholas Stern MIT Press, 448pp, £19.95 Recent temperatures have once again broken all records for a British July. We are now approaching the 370th month in succession... Read more
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Morningstar
The Savior That Wasn'tThe early research supported that notion. To the astonishment of efficient-mark
The Savior That Wasn't
Morningstar / Posted 1 months ago
The early research supported that notion. To the astonishment of efficient-market theorists--Eugene Fama was so surprised that he had a graduate student double-check the numbers because he doubted their accuracy--Werner De Bondt and Richard Thaler... Read more

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