Monthly Archives: February 2011

Stop laughing, this is serious

Kudos to the creator of this clip, Israeli musician and DJ Noy Alooshe, available on You Tube here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cBY-0n4esNY Advertisements

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New post on Enantiodromia blog

I think the most important blog posts I make are those alerting anyone reading to new posts on the Enantiodromia blog. Extremely valuable blog. New post: Scaling part 1 http://enantiodromian.blogspot.com/2011/02/scaling-part-1.html

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Why Economic Experts’ Predictions Fail

OK, I shamelessly stole the title of this post from here: Financial Flimflam: Why Economic Experts’ Predictions Fail http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=financial-flimflam I found this article via Abnormal Returns, here: http://abnormalreturns.com/saturday-links-confounding-factors/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+abnormalreturns+%28Abnormal+Returns%29 Now for some more shameless stealing, from the article (bolding mine): There … Continue reading

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Up for a challenge?

What does it take to abandon a dearly held world-view? I found this: The Media Myth of Japan’s “Lost Decades” http://mjperry.blogspot.com/2011/02/media-myth-of-japans-lost-decades.html which refers readers to the original article: The truth of Japan’s “slump”: An invitation to a debate http://www.fingleton.net/?p=919#more-919 That … Continue reading

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Another great article on the risk of hyperinflation – and why its much lower than the hysterical would have you believe

A week or so ago I posted Two quality posts worth reading, regarding inflation and why the headless chooks of hyperinflation hype are, well, headless chooks. Here is another great article, Hyperinflation: Is it Coming? Early on I thought the … Continue reading

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3 new posts on Enantiodromia blog

Three new posts up on the Enantiodromia blog: Benoit Mandelbrot and Richard Olsen COIN TOSSES Part 2 Market Reality Get yourself over to Motorway’s blog and read everything there!

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Dog has his day

OK, so being a dog with a bone bore fruit. Don’t ask me how bones bear fruit, lets just say funny things can happen when you mix metaphors … And Bloomberg seem to have made the TED spread chart available … Continue reading

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