I came across this paper the other day. The basic thrust of the paper is that populations are living longer and longer – this is really no surprise. What is surprising is this quote – Most babies born since 2000 in countries with long-lived residents will celebrate their 100th birthdays if the present yearly growth…Details
He may have failed in his bid to block Dell Inc.’s management buyout, but the last 12 months have been very good to Carl Icahn, all the same. Icahn’s net worth soared nearly 40% to $20.3 billion, making him the richest alternative investments honcho in America, according to Forbes magazine. Icahn placed 18th on the annual Forbes…Details
This is something I did not know…. Half of the world’s female billionaires who made their own fortunes are Chinese. That’s according to a global ranking of women executives released today (Sept. 17). In the Hurun Report’s list of rich and powerful women (link in Chinese) of the year, 14 of the 28 female entrepreneurs with assets of…Details
The joy about Faber is that there really is no joy….the world is always going to end.
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I grabbed the snip below from this article It presents an interesting look at the lifespan of companies and the disruptive effects of technological change. It is inevitable and somewhat Darwinian that change will accelerate with technology, although i do wonder whether there is some form of internal or structural speed limit on change below…Details