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Ex:  Present Value of One Time Investment Given Future Value
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Ex: Present Value of One Time Investment Given Future Value

– WE’RE GOING TO DETERMINE THE PRESENT VALUE OF $30,000 DUE 4 YEARS FROM NOW IF INVESTED AT 4% CONTINUOUS INTEREST. SO THIS QUESTION IS ASKING US WHAT AMOUNT DO WE NEED TO INVEST TODAY AT THIS INTEREST RATE TO

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7. Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice and Collateral, Present Value and the Vocabulary of Finance
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7. Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice and Collateral, Present Value and the Vocabulary of Finance

So, so far where have we gotten to? We started summarizing what general equilibrium was. We saw that Irving Fisher of Yale reinvented general equilibrium in order to study finance, and we saw just by reinterpreting the variables of general

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How To Never Run Out Of Things To Say In Conversation
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How To Never Run Out Of Things To Say In Conversation

We’ve all been there before — you’re in conversation, things are humming along nicely, and then out of nowhere, the awkward silence rears its head. At that moment, your mind goes completely blank, you don’t know what to say, and

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The Sex-Starved Relationship
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The Sex-Starved Relationship

Being in a relationship where it doesn’t feel like there’s enough sex sounds like a trivial and somewhat comedic luxury problem As though someone were complaining there wasn’t enough tennis or yoga between a couple. But an absence of sex

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The Fear of Intimacy
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The Fear of Intimacy

Nowadays we’re pretty tough on people who have a certain kind of fear. People who are afraid of getting close. People who need to sit alone for quite a long time everyday. People who don’t always find it easy to

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POP CULTURE: Why We Love Disaster News
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POP CULTURE: Why We Love Disaster News

In another incident today ten people died in a terrible (inaudible) crash there was a huge fireball… Female Reporter: After days of torrential rain the landslide completely buried the house killing the inhabitants, 32 Male Reporter 2: Shortly after take-off

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Stay in – or Leave – a Relationship?
PHILOSOPHY – René Descartes
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PHILOSOPHY – René Descartes

René Descartes was a French 17th century philosopher, famous above all for saying ‘I think therefore I am’, but worthy of our attention for many reasons beyond this. What makes him stand out is that he was a fierce rationalist.

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