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The Daily Dig for Monday, April 20

The Daily Dig for Monday, April 20

Food for thought from around the world in today’s Daily Dig Larry Summers takes opportunistic stance on P2P The Larry Summers keynote at LendIt drew attention. The author of policies which contributed to the recession is now capitalizing on the opportunities ...

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The Daily Dig for Thursday, April 16

The Daily Dig for Thursday, April 16

Team India crowdfunding to get to Asian ice hockey championships When one thinks of India, ice hockey is not the first thing to come to mind, but people play it and are fund raising to make it to the championships. ...

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The Daily Dig for Saturday, May 17

The Daily Dig for Saturday, May 17

Put on your thinking cap before diving in to today’s Daily Dig, as you’ll enjoy scholarly debates, consider equity crowdfunding proposals and mull over hot button topics like Bitcoin and marijuana legalization. Scholars find fault with Obama/Bernanke recovery tactics Economists ...

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Obama nominates Janet Yellen to chair the Fed

Obama nominates Janet Yellen to chair the Fed

President Barack Obama has announced Janet Yellen as his nomination to replace Ben Bernanke as Chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve.  The appointment, which takes effect in January 2014, still has to be ratified by the Senate. The Yellen nomination ...

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