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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 34 minutes ago

Re: Bloomberg: a one time bumb in heathcare spending

if you give more stuff away, people line up to take it.

My informal research at social events suggest people on average drink about twice as much when there is an open bar compared to a cash bar, at events like weddings or work events. [more]

Sat Mar 29

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:49 AM

Re: Taco Bell--"In Your Face" To MCD

field research,man you guys crack me up
thanks for sharing!
-JC

Thu Feb 20

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:54 AM

Re: Oh Koums ye of little foresight

Koum’s aversion to advertising contrasts


methinks he was very strategic and built up a large user base on this no-advertising premise, then cashed in big time and sold out to another group that will very much have to change that [more]

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:51 AM

Re: From food stamps to billionaire

brings up a question..... why are we giving out food stamps to foreignors?

(and PS, they call it EBT now so people don't feel bad about getting food stamps)

Tue Feb 18

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:01 PM

Re: Disruptive Innovation

good example about cheap tablets being disruptive. I've read two of Christensen's books and they are gold.

My key takeaway is that an industry's current customer base will essentially NEVER correctly tell the industry which direction to [more]

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:48 PM

Re: OT: Did my good dead for the day

>>See anything wrong with this picture?


I give up.... disability fraud?

Mon Feb 3

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:44 PM

Re: Young workers shut out of jobs

>>What is not available are 9-5 jobs making union scale a few miles from the house, working in an office.


the other jobs in short supply are for tweeners who want to be constantly praised for their outstanding (mediocre) work, and [more]

Sat Jan 25

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:40 AM

Re: Peru Corporate Tax Structure

The Peruvian government has an innovative corporate taxation policy. It gives companies the option of paying part of their tax bill in the form of regional infrastructure works in the poorest regions. The companies can choose from approved lists [more]

Wed Jan 22

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JasperCapital replied to the The BMW Method board. 8:28 PM

Re: The contrarian

if you want to see a market correction, the best way to get one is to go "all-in" and get fully invested, in my experience

Mon Jan 20

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:04 PM

Re: China Operating System

would you rather have the Chinese or the US NSA snooping on you?
i guess sometimes you just have to take your pick

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JasperCapital replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 9:01 PM

Re: Barron's: don't give up on mREITs

A giant pile of negative convexity levered 5X (or more) in an environment of volatile and generally rising interest rates does not make mortgage REITs a great idea, IMO. This is the sort of play that you should evaluate while pretending that they [more]

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