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Politics has a way of determining the ‘facts’

Aug 21, 2020

The American economist Paul Krugman recently coined a useful phrase: “the politics of epistemology”. Here I look at how this applies to South African politics and to your investment portfolio.

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Politics has a way of determining the ‘facts’

Aug 21, 2020

The American economist Paul Krugman recently coined a useful phrase: “the politics of epistemology”. Here I look at how this applies to South African politics and to your investment portfolio.

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Juggling social and financial returns

Aug 21, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science and finance. This followed an earlier series...

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The importance of models to economics

Aug 21, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science and finance. This followed an earlier series for...

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Learning from Brexit

Aug 21, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science and finance. This followed an earlier series...

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Social policy in SA

Aug 21, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science and […]

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Wrapping our heads around share prices

Aug 21, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science and finance. This followed an earlier series...

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Understanding product complexity

Aug 21, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science and finance. This followed an earlier series...

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The land question

Aug 21, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science and finance. This followed an earlier series...

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The nature of insurance

Aug 21, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science and finance. This followed an earlier series...

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From theory to practice

Aug 20, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science and finance. This followed an earlier series for...

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Don’t be too quick to dismiss CAPM

Aug 20, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science […]

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Why the notion “intrinsic value” isn’t very useful

Aug 20, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science and finance. This followed an earlier series for...

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The lowdown on ETFs

Aug 20, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science and finance. This followed an earlier series...

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Big data does not necessarily lead to knowledge

Aug 20, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science […]

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How rational is the market?

Aug 20, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science and finance. This followed an earlier series for...

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The coming economic era

Aug 20, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science and finance. This followed an earlier series for...

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Big shocks can undermine any balance sheet

Aug 20, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science and finance. This followed an earlier series for...

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The tales of VaR

Aug 20, 2020

This is one of a series of columns that were produced for Moneyweb Investor in which Stuart Theobald explores the intersection of philosophy of science and […]

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