Category Archive: business

Apr 13 2012

Worrisome charts on the Spanish economy

Even though the debt/GDP ratio is middle of the road for the Eurozone (less even than Germany’s), the unemployment stats and other social indicators are alarming.

[warning]Chart On The Spanish Economy - Business Insider[/warning]

via Chart On The Spanish Economy 

Mar 18 2012

Calculated Risk website

This is a terrific site with dozens of revealing economic and financial charts.

Mar 15 2012

“Why I Am Leaving Goldman Sachs”

Well, if you missed it: here’s why we never looked at Goldman Sachs…

Why I Am Leaving Goldman Sachs – NYTimes.com.

Mar 10 2012

ZeroHedge: a website for the skeptical

ZeroHedge’s website is a trove of articles and analyses for curious and skeptical readers about economic and financial events.

our mission:

  • to widen the scope of financial, economic and political information available to the professional investing public.
  • to skeptically examine and, where necessary, attack the flaccid institution that financial journalism has become.
  • to liberate oppressed knowledge.
  • to provide analysis uninhibited by political constraint.
  • to facilitate information’s unending quest for freedom.

Jan 23 2006

Math will rock your world

Partnerships between mathematicians and computer scientists are bulling into whole new domains of business and imposing the efficiencies of math.