August 7, 2019

SHI 8.6.19 — Staying Positive in a Negative World

Negative yields.   Wow.   Imagine … you’re back in ‘Econ 101’ and you suggest to the professor, “One day, lenders will pay borrowers to take […]
July 31, 2019

SHI 7.31.19 — The Last Mile

I was not shocked by Facebook’s violation of customer privacy.   I am mildly surprised by the first Q2, 2019 GDP growth reading.  Pleasantly surprised, but […]
July 24, 2019

SHI 7.24.19 – Facebook and the 5 Billion

Not really.  I’m not shocked.    The 5 billion is this case is not the number of Facebook’s monthly users.   Monthly users of at least 1 […]
July 10, 2019

SHI 7.10.19 – Superforecasting and Inflection Points

In a conversation with Joe Weisenthal, one of the ‘podcast stars’ of Odd Lots and an author for Bloomberg, Philip Tetlock — Professor at the University […]