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Academic economist Joshua Gans comments on Core Economics

posted onMarch 16, 2018
Joshua Gans

Originally created in 2006 by Joshua Gans, an Australian economist, Core Economics became a multiauthored blog in 2008.  The blog generally covers economic policy and economic issues, along with business strategy, technology and innovation, reflecting the wide interests of the authors.

Branco Milanovic's Global Inequality

posted onJanuary 25, 2018
Branko Milanovic

Branko Milanović is a Serbian-American economist who was born in 1953. He did his Ph.D. at University of Belgrade in 1987 with the dissertation on economic inequality in Yugoslavia. He is a presidential professor at the Graduate Center City University of New York and senior fellow at Luxembourg Income Study, He was lead economist in World Bank Research Department for almost 20 years and senior associate at Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington (2003-2005).

Random Roger ruminates about the markets

posted onDecember 19, 2017
Roger Nusbaum

Roger Nusbaum has been working in the investment industry since 1984 and he is the ETF Strategist for AdvisorShares, a global investment management firm based in Bethesda, Maryland, USA. Nusbaum started Random Roger, his stock market blog in September 2004. For many years the Random Roger has focused on portfolio construction, behavioral finance, the need for innovative retirement solutions and ETF thought leadership related to analysis, portfolio implementation and the evolution of exchange traded products. 

Abnormal Returns run by Tadas Viskanta

posted onNovember 25, 2017
Tadas Viskanta founder of Abnormal Returns

Tadas Viskanta, a private investor with over 25 years of experience in the financial markets, is the founder and editor of Abnormal Returns since its 2005 launch. For twelve years this “forecast-free investment blog” is a go-to resource for both professional and everyday investors.

Claus Vistesen's Alpha Sources

posted onNovember 6, 2017
Claus Vistesen Alpha Sources

Claus Vistesen is a Danish economist who has several years' experience working for independent macroeconomic research firms. He is currently the Chief Eurozone Economist for Pantheon Macroeconomics. At Pantheon, Claus focusses on the Eurozone, with particular emphasis on the core economies of Germany and France, and on ECB policy.He is keen to argue that the Eurozone still has a business cycle, despite its manifest structural problems, and that investors who focus only on the long-term fundamentals run the risk of missing significant investment opportunities.

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Kyoto is the iconic tourist spot of Japan and its best season is spring in April. All over the city clouds of beautiful cherry blossoms bloom and draw visitors from every corner of Japan and the world; every evening the trees are lit and give a truly enchanting display.  

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Sorrento, perched picturesquely on a plateau above the sea with spectacular views over the Bay of Naples, has been a popular tourist destination for almost two centuries. This beautiful seaside community makes a great base for visiting the Amalfi Coast, Capri and Pompeii. 

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April isn’t actually spring in Argentina — it’s fall. Which happens to be harvest season for the hundreds of vineyards that call Mendoza home. Every March through May, the region attracts more than 70,000 wine lovers to witness the gathering of the grapes in one of Argentina’s most prolific winemaking zones. 

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Maramures is probably the most wonderful hidden secret of Romania. Like walking into a fairy tale or stepping back into medieval Europe.  Maramures has the most UNESCO monuments in the country. But besides the monuments, you’ll love the welcoming people, scenery and gastronomy. 

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Madagascar, a huge island nation off the southeast coast of Africa, is home to thousands of animal species – like lemurs – found nowhere else, plus rainforests, beaches and reefs. Miles and miles of stunning coastline wrap around the island.  Turtles visit the beaches, dolphins and whales appear in its waters revelling in the crystal clear water of this wonderland. 

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With over 14 miles of idyllic beaches, a range of modern resorts and accommodations, excellent shopping, dining and nightlife, Cancun is one of Mexico`s most popular destinations and one which keeps visitors coming back again and again.

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The most popular island holiday destination in the Indonesian archipelago is home to an ancient culture that's known for its warm hospitality.Exotic temples and palaces set against stunning natural backdrops 


Kyoto, Japan: The cherry blossoms create one of the most spectacular spring sights in the city


Sorrento,Italy: Cobblestone streets, small, rocky beaches and picture-perfect views of Mount Vesuvius and Naples 


Mendoza, Argentina: Loved for its tree-lined streets, sunny days, Malbec wine and restaurants and spas


Maramures, Romania: Widely regarded as the country's most traditional region


Madagascar, Africa: One of the most jaw-dropping and fascinating wildlife hotspots


Cancun, Mexico: Surrounded by clear Caribbean waters it has much more to offer than its party-town reputation might suggest.


Bali, Indonesia: Stunning beaches, scenic rice paddies and deep sense of spirituality draw millions of foreign visitors