Monday, July 28, 2014

"Close the business schools!!" says English Professor.

An amusing rant from a humanities professor who seems to have an axe to grind with B-Schools and Finance Profs in particular.  Whenever you read an article in which the market is referred to in quotes, as in: "the market", you know that what follows is going to be a complete failure to understand the basics of supply and demand.  

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Finance research summarized for non-academics

Check out this new online journal/magazine that reproduces summaries of top finance research targeted at a broader audience.   This is an excellent idea and the first two issues contain some really good papers.

It comes at a time when some people are questioning whether academic research in business is a positive NPV project.