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A Yoga Flow That Works Your Legs and Butt

Ever feel like your usual yoga practice turns into a snoozefest? (And no, we don’t just mean ending in savasana or corpse pose). Do this unique flow …

One-Hour Killer Cardio and Strength Training Workout

In an ideal world, you would have all the time in the world to do cardio and strength workouts separately. In the real world, you're lucky if you can …

7 steps to get rich, from a personal-finance classic the millionaire founder of Nasty Gal calls 'one of the best'

Before Nasty Gal founder Sophia Amoruso reached millionaire status — she's worth an estimated $250 million— she was broke, dumpster-diving, and a frequent shoplifter.<p>She credits part of her financial revival to George S. Clason's "The Richest Man in Babylon," she explains in her book, …

Personal Finance

30 Small Towns You Should Visit This Summer

How Neuroscientists Explain the Mind-Clearing Magic of Running

<i>By Melissa Dahl</i><p>A good run can sometimes make you feel like a brand-new person. And, in a way, that feeling may be literally true. About three decades of research in neuroscience have identified a robust link between aerobic exercise and subsequent cognitive clarity, and to many in this field the …

The Brain

Debt-stricken Worries

Known for its brilliant debt management strategies, China, one of the most influential economies of the world, now is in the shackles of more debt. …

10 tips for taking your walk up a notch

The benefits of walking are long and the learning curve short, which makes it the perfect option for anyone who wants to burn extra calories, improve …

Knowledge Management

Behavioral Economics and Tesla's Stock Price Dynamics After the Fire

A Tesla car caught on fire and this event "caused" a huge drop in Tesla's stock price. Under the efficient markets hypothesis, how much ...

The Intergenerational Transmission of Automobile Brand Preferences: Empirical Evidence and Implications for Firm Strategy

<b>NBER Working Paper No. 19535</b> <b><br>Issued in October 2013</b> <b><br>NBER Program(s):Industrial Organization</b><p>We document a strong correlation in the brand of automobile …

Empiricism

What slowing trade growth means for the world economy

THE global economy has stumbled from one pothole to the next in 2015. America's economy slowed to a crawl during an icy first quarter. Then fears of …

Another way to look at America’s least affordable housing markets

News flash: houses in Silicon Valley are expensive. Really expensive.<p>The latest report by real estate agent Coldwell Banker on prices of family homes found across the US found, for the second time in three years, that the average house in Los Altos, California, is the priciest in the country, at …

Plunging like it’s 1998

NOT since Bill Clinton was president and Barack Obama was a law professor with a sideline in local politics have the beaches of Bali and Langkawi …

A Refresher on Price Elasticity

Setting the right price for your product or service is hard. In fact, determining price is one of the toughest things a marketer has to do, in large part because it has such a big impact on the company’s bottom line. One of the critical elements of pricing is understanding what economists call <i>price</i> …

The bad smell hovering over the global economy

Attempts at economic stimulus have left a bad smell. Central banks are starting to think the unthinkable – helicopter money<p>All is calm. All is still. Share prices are going up. Oil prices are rising. China has stabilised. The eurozone is over the worst. After a panicky start to 2016, investors have …

Globalization

Top 10 Hot Big Data Technologies

As the big data analytics market rapidly expands to include mainstream customers, which technologies are most in demand and promise the most growth potential? The answers can be found in <i>TechRadar: Big Data, Q1 2016</i>, a new Forrester Research report evaluating the maturity and trajectory of 22 …

Big Data

Waiting for the peace dividend

THERE were no street parties. When sanctions relating to Iran’s nuclear programme were lifted on January 16th, it was instead Iranians’ deep cynicism …

Sea level rise from ocean warming underestimated, scientists say

Thermal expansion of the oceans as they warm is likely to be twice as large as previously thought, according to German researchers<p>The amount of sea level rise that comes from the oceans warming and expanding has been underestimated, and could be about twice as much as previously calculated, German …

Global Warming

A Behavioral Approach to Law and Economics

80 Pages Posted: 11 Jul 2013<p>Yale Law School; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)<p>Harvard Law School; Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy …

Economics

The week ahead: Iran's black gold starts flowing

Energy Investments and Prices – What is in store?

In an article last year, Asian countries, particularly China, were appraised with regard to energy efficiency and investments thereof. It was …

Renewable Energy

The Rad Economist

Falling oil prices, rising oil prices, and then the hope that everything will fall into place. This has been the agenda on everyone’s mind, …

Economics

12 Work Hacks To Keep You Sharp And Focused Throughout The Day

Demolish that to-do list.<p><i>This story is part of our monthlong “</i><i>Work Well</i><i>” initiative, which focuses on thriving in the workplace. You can find more stories from this project</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p>Let's be honest: Concentrating on work for eight hours straight is downright impossible.<p>An office is packed with …

Time Management

How to Be Happier Without Really Trying

You are already a happiness expert. Seriously. You’re just a bit inconsistent.<p>You already do a lot of things that researchers recommend for increased …

Here's what happened when I started doing 40-minute meditation sessions every morning

Stressors include travel, family, and the early onset of all that year-end noise. Daily exercise can help you feel better, but a recent injury has limited what I can do.<p>So about one week ago, I started meditating before work each day. Friends from my yoga community had been encouraging me in this …

Meditation

A massive study just debunked a pervasive myth about male and female brains

But in a new study, scientists combed through the brain scans of more than 1,400 people, and found that while there are some distinct brain differences between men and women, there's no such thing as a distinctly "male" or "female" brain.<p>"Our study demonstrates that, although there are sex/gender …

The Brain

Scientists Find Socially Anxious People Are Highly Intelligent

While it doesn’t take a rocket scientist to know that most people of high intelligence are usually socially awkward in some respect, most people …

Emotional Intelligence