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Profits are not made by differential cleverness, but by differential stupidity.

— David Ricardo


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The Rise and Fall of the Quants

31st Jul 2009 - 10:28pm News Clips
The best career for Engineering, Math and Physics Ph.D. are in the wall street. Maybe studying hard science would become back in fashion again with the potential reward. It is just odd that those who want to earn quick money in finance have the…


31st Jul 2009 - 12:55pm 動漫


30th Jul 2009 - 11:17am 生活隨筆

Parkinson’s Law

29th Jul 2009 - 10:03pm News Clips
This is the classic paper on work and schedule. It is a known fact that work will expands to fill up its allocated time. Somehow our management take it one step further, thinking work can also be squeezed into a unrealistically tight schedule.…

FINA Proposes Banning High-Tech Swim Suits

29th Jul 2009 - 01:48am News Clips
Maybe FINA should simply ban swim suits, everyone has to swim naked. Sport without technology innovation is a dead end. What’s so glorious about pushing the limit of human boby? No matter how fast a man can swim, he can’t be faster…

Efficiency and beyond

25th Jul 2009 - 03:56pm News Clips
Is it the death of efficient market hypothesis, or are we just missing some human variables from the equations?…

The other-worldly philosophers

25th Jul 2009 - 03:52pm News Clips
The lefties always love trashing economy theories being the slave of the all evil capitalism. Maybe this article from the Economist, the stronghold from the right, would deliver debate ammo to the lefties, if they choose to misinterpret it…

Dragon Ball Evolution

25th Jul 2009 - 02:31pm 電影


25th Jul 2009 - 06:40am 電影

Maker’s Schedule, Manager’s Schedule

23rd Jul 2009 - 10:41pm News Clips
I am not productive if I don’t get at least half of a day of time. Manager schedule runs only hourly basis, but I doubt how much productivity are those meetings other than showing your presence. If a manager need to do some strategy thinking,…
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