Shane Kanoa

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Law Experts: Why Banks Are Scared of Blockchain

Advertisement<p><b>According to law experts in South Africa, most banks are scared of blockchain for its power to disrupt their sector.</b><p>A Senior Associate …

I shot rockets at helicopters with my eyes in 'Grand Theft Auto,' and it rocked

LAS VEGAS — Tobii has been learning how to track your eye movements for the last 15 years. A few years ago, the company added its eye-sensing camera …

Know Your Ratios, Destroy Weaknesses

Here's what you need to know...<p>It's better to spend 3-6 weeks on training blocks where you address weaknesses than it is to spend the whole year …

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Why do we have allergies?

Allergic reactions to everything from pollen to peanuts make life a misery for millions. But why does our body over-react to seemingly benign intruders? Carl Zimmer reports.<p>For me, it was hornets.<p>One summer afternoon when I was 12, I ran into an overgrown field near a friend’s house and kicked a …

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Here Are The Most And Least Expensive Ways To Drill For Oil

There are a bunch of ways to drill for oil.<p>You can drill it in your backyard if you're in the right spot, or you can go just offshore and drill it from the ocean.<p>You can also frack for it or extract oil from tar sands.<p>But whichever way you choose to procure your oil, the costs are going to be …

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An Alternative to the Efficient Markets Hypothesis

I read an article today, <i>The Fallibility of the Efficient Market Theory: A New Paradigm.</i> Good article, made me look through a major article cited: <i>An</i> …

Critique Part III: Bank Solvency is Determined by the Lender of Last Resort

<b>III. Bank Solvency is Determined by the Lender of Last Resort</b><p>This is Part III of a lengthy critique of <i>Bagehot was a Shadow Banker</i>, written by Perry …

Critique Part IV: Should the Collateralized Money Market be Stabilized or Euthanized?

<b>IV. Should the Collateralized Money Market be Stabilized or Euthanized?</b><p>This is Part IV of a lengthy critique of <i>Bagehot was a Shadow Banker</i> by Perry …

Critique Part II: Comparing 19th c. and Modern Money Market Assets

<b>II. Comparing 19th c. and Modern Money Market Assets</b><p>This is Part II of a lengthy critique of the paper, <i>Bagehot was a Shadow Banker</i>. First, this Part …

A Critique of Bagehot was a Shadow Banker: Introduction

A paper titled <i>Bagehot was a Shadow Banker</i> came to my attention last month. While I know that the authors, Perry Mehrling, Zoltan Pozsar, James …