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

Poetic Stickup: Put the Financial Aid in the Bag

Poetic Stickup: Put the Financial Aid in the Bag

(Music) I want everyone to put their hands on top of their head. Yeah, yeah, yeah. Put your hands on top of your head. Just relax. Just stay calm. Everything will be nice and smooth if you just participate and just relax, okay? Yeah. All right, now put your hands down. Don’t be no hero.

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

What would happen if you didn’t sleep? – Claudia Aguirre

What would happen if you didn’t sleep? – Claudia Aguirre

In 1965, 17-year-old high school student, Randy Gardner stayed awake for 264 hours. That’s 11 days to see how he’d cope without sleep. On the second day, his eyes stopped focusing. Next, he lost the ability to identify objects by touch. By day three, Gardner was moody and uncoordinated. At the end of the experiment,

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,

Marco Rubio Doesn’t Understand The Debt Ceiling

Marco Rubio Doesn’t Understand The Debt Ceiling

restated decision the debt limit snobbish tax i don’t understand the objection to having language in this motion that says that there will be a reasonable doubt that there should be a discussion of the debt limit in the context of water issues of this country is facing as a result i don’t understand why