Archives for posts with tag: international
  1. Mercer on global executive pay trends  (via Vincent)
  2. Warren Buffett discloses his 2010 income and tax in this letter (via Dealbreaker)
  3. A multihull yacht designer and some of his clients (via My Modern Met)

In other breaking news, today is Monday.

See here for the NPR story.

(HT: Brian)

Charitable receipts in China for the period of June to August 2011 was 87 percent lower than the period of March to May 2011. This is bad but not entirely surprising, given the recent scandals involving China’s embattled philanthropic sector.

For more, visit the Chinese or English sources of this story, or see my earlier post about one of the abovementioned scandals.

Why not? TMZ founder Harvey Levin is a fellow UChicago alum, after all. Solidarity, right?

  1. David Ellison (son of Larry Ellison) got married, and this happened
  2. Another son of a billionaire was generous to Zac Efron
  3. John Wayne auction nets over $5 million (via TMZ)


  1. Fashion model income data
  2. NBA economics (via the Browser)
  3. Not good (via Marginal Revolution)
  4. Kodak vs. Tumblr
  1. An exercise in excess
  2. A case for wage transparency
  3. Economic inequality’s different shapes
  4. A 105-year-old investment banker’s optimism (via The Browser)
  1. South Korea’s booming luxury market
  2. Another controversy regarding philanthropy in China
  3. A very important speech about social media in the U.S.
  4. Information visualization vs. statistical graphics, the “debate”
  1. Google is phasing out its translation API
  2. Executive compensation rises sharply in 2010
  3. China’s wealth gap (via Brendan O’Kane)
  4. Is Silicon Valley in a super robust housing market or a bubble?
  1. Contemporary Chinese painting sets auction record (HT Tyler Cowen)
  2. The globalization and de-Americanization of business education
  3. Exotic jobs for disillusioned bankers