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Greeks turn to new barter currency as their economy implodes
"We sent in an informant to buy drugs. The dealer said, ‘I don’t have drugs, but I could sell you 15 bottles of Tide'"
Traders are maybe, possibly buying up Bitcoins
Bitcoin's volatility has all but disappeared
Hobbit coins become legal tender in New Zealand
Why coke cost a nickel for 70 years
Man tried to extort Mitt Romney, demanded payment in Bitcoin
Regulators consider regulating Bitcoin
Hyperinflation in money for ghosts
9 hrs ago
He gets by "through various freelance gigs and his wife’s income as a barista. This is typical of many Portlanders"
9 hrs ago
If you are going to be an academic, be an economist
9 hrs ago
One way to get incomes growing again is to pay women more
10 hrs ago
What's the world's next poor, cool city?
11 hrs ago
Stanford to offer a class on this weird thing called "startups"
"It's actually people with the least money who get the least sleep"
2013 data: Yep, we've still got a gender wage gap
California's public-employee pension fund is divesting from hedge funds
How the rich and the poor spend money
"Why frustrated second sons and medieval Anglo-Scottish border violence (partly) explain US healthcare costs"
McKinsey’s airy platitudes bode ill for its next half-century
Why the gender gap will eventually close
"If Marriott wants its housekeepers to earn more, it should pay them more"
Important Wine News
There is no great stagnation
Strange Bloomberg Headlines
"Is Everybody Single?"
Uber But For...
"Clients don’t have to interact with the cleaner if they don’t want to, which makes it feel as though they’re ordering a product, not human labor."
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