The book also critiques the current systems and institutions that lack skin in the game, including banks, governments, and experts, and argues that they have contributed to the current global economic and social problems. Taleb also discusses the importance of antifragility, which refers to the ability of a system to grow stronger when subjected to stressors and shocks, as opposed to being fragile and breaking down under pressure.
Moneyland, Oliver Bullough
The book details how these tax havens, which exist in many different countries and territories, allow individuals and corporations to evade taxes, launder money, and hide wealth. The book also exposes the corrupt politicians and corrupt practices of the banks and other financial institutions that facilitate these offshore transactions. The author argues that the existence of Moneyland contributes to widespread inequality and undermines the stability of the global economy. Overall, the book provides a comprehensive and thought-provoking look at the world of offshore tax havens and the impact they have on the global financial system.
Nudge, Richard Thaler and Cass R. Sunstein
The book explores how simple ”nudges” can be used to influence people’s decisions and improve their overall well-being in areas like health, wealth, and happiness. The authors argue that by understanding the psychological and emotional factors that influence our choices, policymakers can design policies that encourage people to make better decisions for themselves and society as a whole. The book highlights various examples of nudges in action, including design changes in workplace pension plans, reminders to get vaccinated, and the use of ”choice architecture” to encourage healthy eating.
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Large scale economics vs Agglomeration economics in Tokyo
Jorge has written extensively on the topic, highlighting the challenges and opportunities that Tokyo’s urban design presents for addressing issues such as sustainability, livability, and resilience. He notes that the city’s compact and efficient urban design is a result of its ability to balance the need for economic growth with the need for livable, sustainable and resilient spaces. He also points out that the city’s urban design is shaped by various factors such as government policies, transportation systems, and regulations, which have an impact on the city’s livability and sustainability.
Chief Executive Hamid R. Moghadam commended the company’s performance “in the face of a slowing economy,” he said, adding that “it will likely take a few quarters before we see meaningful price discovery, and normalization of values.”Prologis: We are the global leader in logistics real estate. We create value by developing and managing logistics facilities that enhance the efficiency and sustainability of the supply chain.