Didier Sornette: How we can predict the next financial crisis

Didier Sornette: How we can predict the next financial crisis

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Morton Bast Once upon a time we lived in an economy of financial growth and prosperity. This was called the Great Moderation, the misguided belief by most economists, policymakers and central banks that we have transformed into a new world of never-ending growth and prosperity. This was seen by robust and

Money can buy happiness: Michael Norton at TEDxCambridge 2011

Money can buy happiness: Michael Norton at TEDxCambridge 2011

Translator: Sergey Menis Reviewer: Chryssa Takahashi I want to talk today about money and happiness, which are two things that a lot of us spend a lot of our time thinking about. Either trying to earn them or trying to increase them. And a lot of us resonate with this phrase, so we see it

Money DOES Buy Happiness | Scientific Research Explained

Money DOES Buy Happiness | Scientific Research Explained

The age old question. Does money buy happiness? I often hear the 2010 study by Kahneman and Deaton cited as the decisive study concluding that making anything more than $75,000 a year won’t make you any happier. But is that true? In this video, we’ll go over the new research and explain what the research

The real truth about the 2008 financial crisis | Brian S. Wesbury | TEDxCountyLineRoad

The real truth about the 2008 financial crisis | Brian S. Wesbury | TEDxCountyLineRoad

Translator: Queenie Lee Reviewer: Peter van de Ven I’m about to tell you some unconventional wisdom, alright? I called my talk today “The real truth about the 2008 financial crisis.” So, I guess what I ask you to do this morning is to think about what you believe what the conventional wisdom is about 2008,

Self control: Dan Ariely at TEDxDuke

Self control: Dan Ariely at TEDxDuke

Translator: Alena Romanenko Reviewer: Diba Szamosi Self control. So, you must be thinking “What do you have to do with problems of self control?” Let’s take a little survey: How many people here in the last week have procrastinated more than you wish you would? How many people have exercised in the last week less

TEDxBlue – Angela Lee Duckworth, Ph.D – 10/18/09

TEDxBlue – Angela Lee Duckworth, Ph.D – 10/18/09

Translator: Capa Girl Reviewer: Diba Szamosi I’m a psychologist and I study achievement. Most psychologists who study achievement study intelligence. And if the last talk didn’t convince you and I have a suspicion you didn’t need a whole lot of convincing, intelligence is, there’s only part of the story, maybe a very small part of

Keith Chen: Could your language affect your ability to save money?

Keith Chen: Could your language affect your ability to save money?

Translator: Timothy Covell Reviewer: Morton Bast The global economic financial crisis has reignited public interest in something that’s actually one of the oldest questions in economics, dating back to at least before Adam Smith. And that is, why is it that countries with seemingly similar economies and institutions can display radically different savings behavior? Now,

The magic of Fibonacci numbers | Arthur Benjamin

The magic of Fibonacci numbers | Arthur Benjamin

So why do we learn mathematics? Essentially, for three reasons: calculation, application, and last, and unfortunately least in terms of the time we give it, inspiration. Mathematics is the science of patterns, and we study it to learn how to think logically, critically and creatively, but too much of the mathematics that we learn in

Addressing our children’s sleep debt | Roxanne Prichard | TEDxUniversityofStThomas

Addressing our children’s sleep debt | Roxanne Prichard | TEDxUniversityofStThomas

Translator: Rhonda Jacobs Reviewer: Denise RQ What if I told you there was a virus going around that the majority of our children were at risk for catching? What if I told you this virus causes memory problems, and increased risk for depression and diabetes? Worse yet, what if I told you that scientists know