Paul Jay of the Real News Network interviews William R. Black, the author of The Best Way to Rob a Bank is to Own One and an associate professor of economics and law at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Originally published at Real News Network.
The nonprofit group financed by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg to push gun control laws "will unveil a scoring system Tuesday to award lawmakers grades of A through F, much like the National Rifle Association, which has derived...Show More Summary
OTK Associates Files a Motion to Join Derivative Lawsuit Against Morgans Hotel Group Alleges that Company's Recapitalization Plan is Invalid Under Delaware Law and Board Actions Disenfranchise Stockholders and Entrench Management NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OTK Associates LLC, the largest stockholder of Morgans Hotel Group Co. Show More Summary
Joel Wing-Lun is a Research Associate in the Lowy Institute's East Asia Program. The Global Times published an interview with Zbigniew Brzezinski in which he says that China's greatest challenges 'are derived from success'. SectionsShow More Summary
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust regulators expanded their nearly two-year long investigation into the credit default swaps market on Tuesday to include industry body International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA).
Earlier today, the American Banking Association reminded Americans that there is absolutely nothing to worry about when it comes to the sanctity of US deposits: after all there is a whopping $25 billion in the FDIC insurance fund which...Show More Summary
Potential new rules for the $26.9 trillion credit-default swaps market will be sent Tuesday to market participants, the International Swaps and Derivatives Association said.
"In the Studio" opens up February by hosting a former Wall Street derivatives trader turned early-stage venture investor in San Francisco. Renee DiResta, an Associate with O'Reilly AlphaTech Ventures (OATV), is relatively new to the West Coast startup scene. Show More Summary
Researchers have shown that transplanting stem cells derived from normal mouse blood vessels into the hearts of mice that model the pathology associated with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) prevents the decrease in heart function associated with DMD. Show More Summary
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Researchers have shown that transplanting stem cells derived from normal mouse blood vessels into the hearts of mice that model the pathology associated with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) prevents the decrease in heart function associated with DMD. Their findings appear in the journal Stem Cells Translational Medicine. read more
Irvine, Calif., Jan. 3, 2013 — A variant of a gene associated with active personality traits in humans seems to also be involved with living a longer life, UC Irvine and other researchers have found. This derivative of a dopamine-receptor...Show More Summary
The mysterious inner workings of Chang Shan -- a Chinese herbal medicine used for thousands of years to treat fevers associated with malaria -- have been uncovered thanks to a high-resolution structure solved by scientists.
Too frequently, PPC managers associate bid strength with quality score or create loose and even mythological relationships. The truth: quality score is derived from a fairly simple set of metrics. Learn seven ways to optimize your quality score.
Prion diseases represent a family of neurodegenerative disorders associated with the loss of brain cells and caused by proteins called prions (derived from 'protein' and 'infection'). The diseases are found in both humans and animals, such as Creutzfeld-Jakob disease and mad cow disease respectively. Show More Summary
Some people associate biofuels—those derived directly from renewable biological resources—with long hair and environmentalism, and that’s fine! In fact, you’ll see Mr. Willie Nelson featured prominently on our list. But with innovations in renewable fuels made every day, biofuel is popping up in some unexpected, exciting, and high-performance places. Show More Summary
The OCC report on bank derivative activities is rarely what you would call a laugh riot but I enjoyed that the 2Q2012 one released today gives the London Whale a belated sad trombone: Commercial banks and savings associations reported...Show More Summary
Now that we’ve given the proof, we want to mention a few uses of the Jordan-Chevalley decomposition. First, we let be any finite-dimensional -algebra — associative, Lie, whatever — and remember that contains the Lie algebra of derivations. I say that if then so are its semisimple part and its nilpotent part ; it’s [...]
New research has found that married women are drinking more than married men after tying the knot. Presented at the American Sociological Association meeting in Denver, the findings were derived from one long-term survey that provided...Show More Summary
The idea that 16 banks just send a slip of paper to the British Banking Association every day, and that rate becomes a global standard for all sorts of financial products, including $550 trillion in derivatives contracts, borders on the insane.
Richmond, Va. (July 9, 2012) –Researchers at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Massey Cancer Center's Bone Marrow Transplant Program have demonstrated that the use of antibodies derived from rabbits can improve the survival and relapse outcomes of leukemia and myelodysplasia patients receiving a stem cell transplant from an unrelated donor. read more