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Sebastian Mallaby Describe Hedge Fund Managers Who Have More Money Than God

Sebastian Mallaby is a journalist and author who investigated a mysterious part of the financial system, Hedge Funds. He’s written the most exhaustive work on the subject. We look at the role of Hedge Funds in modern finance to determine if they are good or evil from his book More Money Than God.

Tim Harford Makes The Case For Why We Must Adapt In Business and In Life

Tim Harford is an economist by trade, and we try not to hold that against him. He presents a compelling look at problem solving in the 21st century and concludes we need to try more different things and fail more often as described in his book, Adapt.

Alex Bellos Gives An Awe-Inspiring Journey Through the World of Numbers From His Book Here’s Looking At Euclid

Alex Bellos celebrates mathematics by looking at a leader in the field, Euclid. He takes us on an awe-inspiring journey through the world of numbers from his book Here’s Looking at Euclid.

Robert Rowland Smith Examines Life’s Milestones And Gives Them Meaning From His Book Driving With Plato

Robert Rowland Smith gives deeper meaning to life’s milestones. He is a former Oxford Fellow who applies the teachings of history’s great thinkers to our ordinary lives. We examine life’s meaning from his book Driving With Plato.

Bill Frank’s Guests

Here is the lineup of guests for Guests For October 5, 2013

Guests For October 5, 2013

My guests this week are Bob McCord, founding member of VREG, talking about Ventura's budget woes; healthcare expert Sally Pipes exposing the flaws of Obamacare as the Insurance Exchanges open for business; and Stuart Crain, CEO of TVTalk discussing how his app will revolutionize television viewing. Read More

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