Monsanto Laments Dwindling Faith in Science
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We've noticed an uptick in this meme over time. In various feedbacks, we've noted commentators being questioned regarding their educational background. For instance, someone may make a comment on the 'Net regarding the lack of believability of global warming. A retort may feature the commentator's lack of formal educational background, the implication being that if he or she doesn't have a PhD in the field, then the opinion is uninformed. Likewise, as we have noted in the past, the current ...
Bloomberg: China's Property Problem?
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China's property problems have turned from a demand-side issue to a supply-side one. A few years ago, as we and others in the alternative ...
Bloomberg: The Fed Is a Good Deal More Responsible Than Congress
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We've been covering central banking closely this past week because of the controversy over Rand Paul's Audit the Fed legislation. This ...