Archives for July, 2015

The True Cost of Solar Energy

Over the weekend Hilary Clinton, the Democratic front-runner for the 2016 US presidency, released a YouTube video in which she stated that, if elected, she would have more than 500 million solar panels installed in her first term. While she obviously means well, there are a number of issues with…

Investment Decisions and Irrational Behaviour

SWAY: The Irresistible Pull of Irrational Behaviour, written by Ori and Rom Brafman, was first published in 2008. It was a New York Times bestseller. Full details below. The book has nine chapters, all with the same basic format. Each chapter covers an aspect of irrational decision making. Several examples…