18 Results

The Economic Damage Is Barely Conceivable

In America, people who lose jobs don’t necessarily get them back.

The Robot Economy Will Run on Blockchain

What finance will look like when it is controlled by machines.

The Bitcoin Paradox

Why cryptocurrency will always be political.

Is There an Ideal Amount of Income Inequality?

A conversation with this month’s Ingenious, Venkat Venkatasubramanian.

Ingenious: Robert H. Frank

Why you should admit you didn’t create your success on your own.

Don’t Tell Your Friends They’re Lucky

Luck has a lot to do with success. We just don’t want to admit it.

Investing Is More Luck Than Talent

The surprising message of the statistics of wealth distribution.

Can Topology Prevent Another Financial Crash?

New regulations are applying network science to restructure global finance.

What I Learned from Losing $200 Million

The 2008 financial crisis taught me about the illusion of control, and how to give it up.