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MiB: Lisa Cook, Economist/Researcher at CEA & Fed

This week, we speak with Dr. Lisa Cook, a professor in the department of econ.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytOct 17th, 2020

Transcript: Lisa Cook

      The transcript from this week’s, MiB: Lisa Cook, is below. You can stream and download our full conversation, including.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureOct 20th, 2020

MiB: Making Economics Fun Through Groundbreaking Research

    What happens when your ability to analyze data results in unique insights in economics? If you are Dr. Lisa Cook, you end .....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureOct 20th, 2020

MedMen"s COO, General Counsel Resign; Company Announces New CTO

U.S. cannabis dispensary operator MedMen Enterprises Inc (OTC: MMNFF) said Friday that it accepted the resignations of Ben Cook, its chief operating officer, and Lisa Sergi, its general counsel and a board member. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 22nd, 2019

MedMen says its COO and General Counsel have resigned

Cannabis retailer MedMen Enterprises Inc. said Friday it has accepted the resignations of two senior officials. The company said Chief Operating Officer Ben Cook and General Counsel Lisa Sergi who is also .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 19th, 2019

How being resourceful creates opportunities

A firm needed a researcher. Applicants were a scientist, an engineer and an economist.  Each was given a stone, a piece of string and a stopwatch and told to determine a certain building’s height. The scientist went to the rooftop, tied the s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 6th, 2018

Key Words: ‘Don’t sell!’ The man who wrote ‘A Random Walk Down Wall Street’ urges calm amid market volatility

Burton Malkiel, Princeton economist, has some advice for skittish investors......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch21 hr. 36 min. ago

White Castle is adding Flippy the $30,000 robot fast-food cook to 10 more locations in 2021

Miso Robotics' Flippy works as a kitchen assistant, moving along a rail, and can cook 19 di.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider22 hr. 6 min. ago

The best Thanksgiving cooking tools

You'll need more than just a turkey to cook a great Thanksgivin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider22 hr. 21 min. ago

‘Blindsided and heartbroken.’ Mood of restaurant, bar owners dismal as COVID restrictions are back in suburban Cook

Suburban Cook County will soon join other communities living under stricter measures intended to slow the latest COVID-19 surge, Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Monday, much to the dismay of bar and restaurant owners who have already endured a dismal ye.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 27th, 2020

‘Blindsided and heartbroken.’ Mood of restaurant, bar owners dismal as COVID rules are rolled back in suburban Cook

Suburban Cook County will soon join other communities living under stricter measures intended to slow the latest COVID-19 surge, Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Monday, much to the dismay of bar and restaurant owners who have already endured a dismal ye.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 27th, 2020

‘Blindsided and heartbroken.’ Mood of restaurant, bar owners dismal as COVID rules are rolled back in suburban Cook

Suburban Cook County will soon join other communities living under stricter measures intended to slow the latest COVID-19 surge, Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Monday, much to the dismay of bar and restaurant owners who have already endured a dismal ye.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 26th, 2020

Nobel Prize-winning economist Robert Shiller says low investor confidence and high prices are raising the risk of a market crash, and cautions investors not to be overweight stocks

A rise in coronavirus cases or a chaotic election could trigger a "change in mass psychology" and bring on a market crash, Robert .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytOct 26th, 2020

Nice Inform Intelligence Center adopted by Cook County Sheriff Police 911 Center

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 26th, 2020

Feel like your property taxes are climbing higher than your other bills? New 20-year study shows you’re right.

In the past 20 years, the total annual amount of property taxes billed by local governments in Cook County increased at nearly three times the rate of inflation, according to a new study out o.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 26th, 2020

Key Words: It’s been years since investors have been this fearful of a stock market crash, Nobel-winning economist warns

Robert Shiller, a Nobel Prize-winning economist and Yale University professor, urges investors to take a cautious approach to the top-heavy stock market in a recent op-ed for the New York Times......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 26th, 2020

Lisa Murkowski will vote to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court

The Alaska senator previously stated that she was firmly against con.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytOct 24th, 2020

Democratic sweep wouldn"t guarantee more coronavirus relief

A blue wave in the upcoming election is no guarantee a new COVID-19 stimulus package is coming soon, according to one economist.  .....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 24th, 2020

US business activity leaps to fastest growth rate since February 2019, IHS Markit says

October indexes suggest the US "started the fourth quarter on a strong footing," Chris Williamson, chief business economist at IHS Markit, said. People walk.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 23rd, 2020

New York hospital executive officially appointed as next Cook County Health leader, vows to be ‘fiscally, financially resilient’

An executive who presided over two New York hospitals during one of the grimmest moments of the coronavirus pandemic will now lead Cook County’s $2.8 billion public hospital system as it con.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 22nd, 2020

A researcher says AI has the power to manipulate us if governments don"t regulate it properly. Here"s why we"re vulnerable to AI, and how it can influence our decisions.

TaeWoo Kim says people are more likely to disclose personal information to artificial intelligence and robots with human-like features. Artificial intelligence needs to be regulated to .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 22nd, 2020