Recent data shows that there is a weak relationship between Democratic bias and higher per capita GDP.
Strategies that trade frequently usually have high turnover and are therefore taxed at a higher rate than strategies that hold positions for one year or longer. In this article we examine the tax consequences for high turnover strategies. keywords: short term capital gains tax, investing, trading
How worried should we be about Ebola in the US? In order to answer that question for myself, I created a simple simulation that can be used to visualize the spread and mortality of various diseases.
The experiences of a student who recently completed a MOOC I teach.
I report on the demographics and experiences of two cohorts of students who completed an 8 week course. The cohorts include: 29,000 students who took the course via MOOC, and 100 students who took the course on campus at Georgia Tech. Of those students, the data is based on 879 respondents who completed the course […]
I’m teaching about quantitative investment techniques in a few venues over the next few weeks (starting Thursday, August 8). I invite you to participate!
I recently taught a Massive Online Open Class (MOOC) titled “Computational Investing, Part I” via coursera.org. 53,000 people “enrolled,” which is to say they clicked a “sign up” button. How many finished?