Posts Tagged ‘economics’

Explaining the Ponz

March 19, 2009

I was put on to this highly educational clip by my old PhD supervisor.  It certainly sheds some light on the nature of Ponzi schemes (a la Bernie Madoff):

I’m sure there are probably some international business/strategic management lessons in there too…


A funny economist!

January 15, 2009

As I’m too snowed under today to post anything of note (I have a conference paper submission due), I thought I’d distract you with a highly geeky but also amusing video of an economist doing standup. Here it is:

His name is Yoram Bauman. You can see more about/from him here.

Oh, why not spoil you? Here’s a longer one from him: