Linking Up – 1/20/14

To start, a few quotes from MLK: “Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” “If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way.” “The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments […]

Linking Up – 1/9/14

Over the past 7 years, returns from LT treasuries, corporate bonds, and stocks have all ended up at the same level. Never would’ve expected this. (Research Puzzle) Another fight that at its core is about economics vs. politics. I think we’ll hear more about this in the coming year. (Businessweek) I’m planning on writing a […]

Linking Up – 1/8/14

New leader of the Fed: Janet Yellen was confirmed to lead the Federal Reserve. (Politico) Her expected impact on the economy. (Time) and (Fox Business) Can she inspire more women to follow her lead? (Bloomberg) Forecasts for 2014, some more serious than others: A comprehensive look at where we are now, and what could happen […]

Next time…

I’ve started this blog with the intention of writing frequently about stocks, investing, economics, and business.  In addition to my own work, I plan on compiling links of enjoyable/useful readings found elsewhere on the web. By forcing myself to transcribe my thoughts into something coherent, I hope to become a better thinker, debater, researcher, and […]

Getting Started

Getting the blog together… had no idea it would take all day (completely missed the football game). After setting up all the formatting, design, and code, I completed my library. Check it out! Update 1/6/14: Posted links to my thesis and another, more recent, research paper. I’m done tinkering (for now) with the About Me page, and […]