CSIS has compiled a comprehensive list of Prime Minister Modi's thirty top reforms and lists the progress of each. A handy reference guide. http://indiareforms.csis.org/
Machine Intelligence: We Need a National Strategy
Machine intelligence will be the defining technology of our era—the United States needs a plan to harness it.
The State of U.S. Infrastructure
As President Trump readies his first budget, debate has intensified over how to improve the nation’s infrastructure, as analysts say U.S. transportation, water, and other systems face major shortfalls.
P2P Series Part 1: Peering Into China’s Growing Peer-to-Peer Lending Market
Chinese peer-to-peer (P2P) lending tends to make it into English-language news only when new extremes are reached: record-breaking Ponzi schemes (Ezubao, 50b RMB/ $7.6b) or record-breaking funding rounds (Lufax $10b).
The Tim Ferriss Show by Tim Ferriss on Apple Podcasts
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Global Economic Prospects: Fall 2017
The Peterson Institute for International Economics hosted its semiannual Global Economic Prospects session on October 5, 2017. David Stockton, PIIE senior fellow and chief economist at Monetary Policy Analytics, presented the US and global economic outlook.
Exclusive interview with Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg
Sandberg will speak with Mike Allen on Thursday morning
How will we cope when there are too few young people in the world?
by: Edan Prabhu
When growth and expansion are no longer automatic, when we are all growing older, and whenever larger numbers of us are no longer productive but instead need constant care, what happens to our social structures and our economic theory and our well-being?
Technology Transfer via Intellectual Returnees in China’s Solar Industry
The Trump administration has placed a high priority on investigating alleged Chinese efforts to steal intellectual property by forcing US companies to share their secrets if they wish to do business within China.
Global cost of obesity-related illness to hit $1.2tn a year from 2025
by: Sarah Boseley
Health bill will be ‘enormous burden’ without more preventative measures to check worsening epidemic, say experts
Dow Jones said that Google was buying Apple, and the bots bought it
by: John Mannes
There you have it. Steve Jobs' will + Dow Jones + Apple Park = Google's buying Apple. I think we finally have algorithmic transparency. This morning Dow Jones..
Washington vs. Big Tech: Should you "own" all your social network data? An AEIdeas online symposium - AEI
In a provocative New York Times op-ed last June, the University of Chicago's Luigi Zingales and Guy Rolnik wrote about the "increasing monopolization of the technology industry" and offered a pro-competition policy solution other than the usual suspects of antitrust action or turning the big platform companies into heavily regulated utilities. To explore it further, I asked for the insights of experts both in and outside of AEI.
How Far Can the Catalan Rebellion Go?
The clash between Madrid and Barcelona is escalating. Here’s a look at what comes next.