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Simple math is why Elon Musk’s companies keep doing what others don’t even consider possible

Physicist Richard Feynman returned over and over to an idea that drove his groundbreaking discoveries. His approach was documented <b></b>by his Caltech colleague David Goodstein in the book <i>Feynman’s Lost Lecture</i> about physics classes Feynman taught in the 1960s:<p>Once, I said to him, “Dick, explain to me, …

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UK inflation forecast to stay at zero

Economists expect inflation to have remained unchanged in September but core inflation predicted to edge up<p>Falling pump prices and a cut in energy bills by British Gas are expected to have kept inflation at zero last month, putting little pressure on the Bank of England to raise interest rates from …

3 myths about economics in Germany busted

Recently, I was interviewed by <i>The Economist</i> for a piece on the state of economics in Germany which was ultimately published on 9 May as “Of Rules and …

Is the global economy heading for recession?

As far as economic expansions go, our’s is pretty long in the tooth. Since World War II, the average length of time between recessions is about 58 …

Has the Fed abandoned monetarist theory?

The US Federal Reserve’s decision to delay an increase in interest rates should have come as no surprise to anyone who has been paying attention to …

20 free things to do in Sydney

You don't need a fat wallet to enjoy the glamour and chic of Sydney. These 20 attractions, activities and icons won't cost you a cent.<p><b>Take the Bondi to Coogee Walk</b><p>One of the most spectacular walks and coastlines you could hope to see, this route takes in some of Sydney’s most iconic beaches. In …