Luis Mateos

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What is the Nash equilibrium and why does it matter?

<i>This week “The Economist explains” is given over to economics. For each of six days until Saturday this blog will publish a short explainer on a</i> …

Inside The Federal Bureau Of Way Too Many Guns | GQ

There's no telling how many guns we have in America—and when one gets used in a crime, no way for the cops to connect it to its owner. The only place the police can turn for help is a Kafkaesque agency in West Virginia, where, thanks to the gun lobby, computers are illegal and detective work is …

Guns

How The Simple Act Of Paying More Attention Compensates For An Aging Brain

As we get older, our brains gets slower at certain tasks–but that just means we need to work smarter.<p>Our brains might slow down as we age, but we compensate for it by paying more attention to what we do. A new study from the Ruhr University in Germany shows how the clever tricks our brains use to …

The Brain

Want To Supercharge Global Economic Growth? Give Everyone A Bank Account

Financial inclusion is a $3.7 trillion opportunity–but not enough businesses are seizing it.<p>If everyone in the world had a bank account and access to credit, the economic benefits would be enormous. According to a new report, broad-based “financial inclusion” would increase global GDP by $3.7 …

World Economy

Trust busting

MANY political upheavals of recent years, such as the rise of populist parties in Europe, Donald Trump’s nomination for the American presidency and …

Stealth socialism

THERE is a contradiction at the heart of financial capitalism. The creative destruction that drives long-run growth depends on the picking of winners …

10 Emerging Fashion Brands You Need to Know Now | GQ

Get to know the designers and brands taking style to new levels this season.<p>Fall is the season of clothes. More clothes. Wearing, buying, seeking out. It's a small opportunity to reinvent yourself—or at least, for those of us whose clothes are an important part of how we look and feel, to reaffirm. …

Samsung Serif TV

Posted in Tech and Television<p>To create the stunning 4K UHD Serif TV, Samsung teamed up with French design duo Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec. Built to …

CoeLux Artificial Skylight

Posted in Space<p>The Artificial Skylight from Italy’s CoeLux uses Nanotechnology to lighten up dark, gloomy spaces where windows or real skylights …