JArt Messages:
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in file: indexes/main/packages/blogs_we_read/blogs_we_read.jart
art:get-xml: jart.JArtException: org.jdom.input.JDOMParseException: Error on line 6: Expected "</hr>" to terminate element starting on line 5.
in file: indexes/main/packages/blogs_we_read/blogs_we_read.jart
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in file: indexes/main/packages/blogs_we_read/blogs_we_read.jart
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in file: indexes/main/packages/blogs_we_read/blogs_we_read.jart
art:get-xml: jart.JArtException: java.io.FileNotFoundException: /usr/local/apache-tomcat-7.0/webapps/jart/prj3/egos/feed:/www.culturalsourcesofnewness.net/feed (No such file or directory)
in file: indexes/main/packages/blogs_we_read/blogs_we_read.jart
art:get-xml: jart.JArtException: org.jdom.input.JDOMParseException: Error on line 6: Expected "</hr>" to terminate element starting on line 5.
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The Dog That Didn’t Bark: Long-Term Strategies In Times Of Recession
Full paper available at SSRN. The recent economic and financial crisis of 2007-2009 had dramatic consequences for individuals, communities, corporations, and governments around the world. In fact, the period of the crisis has been named the “Great Recession” because it is the worst post-World War II contraction on record.[1] According to the U.S. Department of […]
Sustainability: From Surviving To Thriving
It is hard for any business leader today to ignore sustainability. Indeed, the latest UN Global Compact–Accenture CEO study found that 97% of the 1,000 CEOs interviewed across 103 countries and 27 industries see sustainability as important to the future success of their business. Moreover, 78% see sustainability as an opportunity for growth and innovation. […]
Three Steps to Find a New Way to Compete
Michael Levie, a seasoned hotel executive, and Rattan Chadha, a successful retail entrepreneur, were having dinner. The topic of conversation was the hotel industry. Both men thought that the industry was stale and too homogeneous relative to the diversity of customers it sought to serve. The industry had largely been unaltered since the onset of […]
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Improv

I like this new thing of lecturing improv. I feel that it helps the audience stay focused, as they have to keep the structure of the talk in their heads while it’s happening. Also it enforces more logic in my own presentation, as I’m continually looping back to remind myself and the audience how each […]

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Exposure to Stan has changed my defaults: a non-haiku

Now when I look at my old R code, it looks really weird because there are no semicolons Each line of code just looks incomplete As if I were writing my sentences like this Whassup with that, huh Also can I please no longer do <- I much prefer = Please

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Is Rigor Contagious? (my talk next Monday 4:15pm at Columbia)

Is Rigor Contagious? Much of the theory and practice of statistics and econometrics is characterized by a toxic mixture of rigor and sloppiness. Methods are justified based on seemingly pure principles that can’t survive reality. Examples of these principles include random sampling, unbiased estimation, hypothesis testing, Bayesian inference, and causal identification. Examples of uncomfortable reality […]

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