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Madoff sentenced to 150 years in jail

Jun 29, 2009
Justice is done.
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"Febezzlement"

Jun 29, 2009
I was doing research and I came on a talk given by Charles Munger, the long-time partner of Warren Buffett. I had read the speech given at the...
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A lost decade?

Jun 25, 2009
Economist Paul Krugman's worries that when the U.S. economy emerges from recession the recovery will be reminiscent of Japan's "lost decade". The...
Posted In: Economy
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Missing Warren Buffett

Jun 21, 2009
Numerous scholarly studies have documented the relative poor performance of professional money managers compared to the market averages, such as...
Posted In: Investing
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Zweig on Bernstein

Jun 21, 2009
Jason Zweig, the market columnist for the Wall Street Journal, has a nice tribute to the late Peter Bernstein. You can read it here....
Posted In: Investing
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The older worker

Jun 20, 2009
This comes from David Rosenberg. he used to be chief economist at Merrill Lynch. He is now with Gluskin Sheff. Rosenberg always finds intriguing...
Posted In: Economy
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The Graduate, updated

Jun 14, 2009
Remember the famous career advice scene in the 1967 movie The Graduate? A businessman buttonholes Benjamin Braddock, the recent college graduate...
Posted In: Education, Investing
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Real estate investment is risky

Jun 12, 2009
Bud Hebeler of Analyzenow.com sent out a note about a presentation he gave at a real estate seminar. I'm a big fan of his website and conservative...
Posted In: Personal Finance
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Short sighted management?

Jun 10, 2009
Here is my puzzlement. First, we live in an era when everyone from the President to the head of the local Chamber of Commerce realizes that human...
Posted In: Education
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Nussbaum on design

Jun 10, 2009
One of my favorite blogs is by Bruce Nussbaum at Business Week. He has an intriguing post on company leadership....

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Madoff sentenced to 150 years in jail

Jun 29, 2009
Justice is done.
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"Febezzlement"

Jun 29, 2009
I was doing research and I came on a talk given by Charles Munger, the long-time partner of Warren Buffett. I had read the speech given at the...

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The secret life of a food stamp

Your article makes a lot of sense. Without the help of food stamps these people that are spending money at Walmart would be on the streets,...

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What 1717 means: your trolley number guess

I have no idea what 1717 refers to but I do know Marketplace is always great to listen to! Keep going...

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Attack of the shrimp (prices)

This issue has been going on for some time, actually. Anyone in the restaurant business feels this pain. More than a year ago the price for our...

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Attack of the shrimp (prices)

 If you’re a shrimp lover you may be wondering why you’re paying more for your favorite shrimp cocktail or Pad Thai. It’s actually a bacterial...

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