Archive for March 21st, 2011

Sustainable Cities: Oxymoron or the Shape of the Future

March 21, 2011

A new paper looks at eight new cities coming up around the world.

These are based on a concept floated by World Bank called ecocities:

(more…)

Luck versus skill in finance: How can you tell?

March 21, 2011

Aswath Damodaran has a superb post  on the same.

He looks at one of the perennial qs in finance – Do fund managers have skill or luck? How does one separate the two? He then looks at why separating is easier in sports than finance. Then gives his own list of things he would look to determine a skillful manager/investor:

(more…)

150 years of innovations in monetary control

March 21, 2011

BoJ Governor looks at  150 Years of Innovations and  Challenges in Monetary Control.

He mentions four innovations:

(more…)


%d bloggers like this: