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Health Disparities Across Education: The Role of Differential Reporting Error

papers.nber.org – One of the most robust findings in health economics is that higher-educated individuals tend to be in better health. This paper tests whether health disparities across education are to some extent due to differences in reporting error across…
Marc Andreessen RT @robinhanson: Educated folks more accurately report their health, making educated even healthier than we thought, vs uneducated. t.co/7lctA8MmvQ
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Minister No More!

yanisvaroufakis.eu – yanisv – Jul 5, 10:28 PM – The referendum of 5 July will stay in history as a unique moment when a small European nation rose up against debt-bondage. Like all struggles for democratic rights, so too this historic rejection of the Eurogroup's 25th June ultimatum comes with a…
Rob Majteles Need to add a few bars of Johnny Paycheck's 'You Can Take This Job and Shove It' to @yanisvaroufakis's goodbye note t.co/YvP92yXerI'
Ian Talley RT @sdonnan: "And I shall wear the creditors' loathing with pride." t.co/gpP1kYOSiX
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Thomas Piketty: 'Germany has never repaid.'

Medium – Gavin Schalliol – Jul 4, 4:21 PM – This interview has been translated from the original German. Since his successful book, “Capital in the Twenty-First Century,” the Frenchman Thomas Piketty has been considered one of the most influential economists in the world. His…
Chris Arnade Financial historians out there want to weigh in on this? '@davidc7: Piketty on learning from history about Germany t.co/2JYWMAvGWV
Dan Wang Piketty tells Die Zeit: "Germany is *the* country that has never repaid its debts." t.co/eRSXX1wouE
Sujay Jaswa I don't agree with most of Piketty's views on capitalism, but his ideas about Greek debt make a lot of sense t.co/OXk7jRr7wC
Heidi N Moore RT @shanedingman: Piketty's clarity on the inflated ego of the Germans re: Greece is refreshing and scathingly hilarious t.co/CPnFF0x3NC
Shai Goldman "Europe was founded on debt forgiveness and investment in the future." t.co/bh3C7lnIU6
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Defiant Greeks reject EU demands as Syriza readies IOU currency

telegraph.co.uk – Ambrose Evans-Pritchard – Jul 5 – 'If they do that, the situation would be very serious. That would be pretty close to trying to bring down the government,' said Euclid Tsakalotos, the country's chief debt negotiator. The Bank of Greece (BoG) said on Sunday evening that it will…
Nils Gilman "A black mark on the conscience of Europe" t.co/8URobT5bjV
Silvia Merler RT @lindayueh: Syriza sources say #Greece Finance Ministry examining options to take direct control of the banking system if need be t.co/kZxjETtige
Monica Roman RT @AmbroseEP: EU bosses face strategic fiasco. ECB in quandry. Syriza hardliners want to storm BoG if liquidit asphyxiation goes on t.co/3mLGcc7Orf
Mario Gabelli Defiant Greeks reject EU demands as Syriza readies IOU currency - Telegraph t.co/aJcrYVlmMU
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The 10 Consequences of Greece's 'No

bloombergview.com – Mohamed A. El-Erian – Jul 5, 2:37 PM – By heeding their government's advice and voting ' No ' in the referendum on Sunday, Greek citizens sent an unambiguous message. Much like the fictional Americans portrayed in the movie “ Network ” who threw open their windows and…
MARK GILBERT RT @pmarca: "Greek gov't under mounting pressure to issue some type of IOUs to maintain a sense of a functioning economy." t.co/yUtZ1JPPy4
Tim O'Brien RT @elerianm: Here are 10 immediate consequences of the NO #Greferendum outcome. @bv #Greece #Europe #Grexit #Graccident #markets t.co/Ed95KhCWV5
Guy Johnson Read @elerianm view on the consequences of the #greekreferendum t.co/TA1uPKqS9m via @BV
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China Stock Plunge Leaves Market More Leveraged Than Ever Before

Bloomberg – Richard Frost – Jul 5, 9:00 AM – Leveraged bets on Chinese stocks have increased to a record versus the size of the market as prices fall faster than margin traders cut positions. The outstanding balance of margin loans on the Shanghai and Shenzhen bourses climbed to 4.4 percent…
Ian Talley RT @pdacosta: #China's stock market is falling faster than traders can unwind margin bets t.co/OaoaNijhIy t.co/OGB48sreoC
Calestous Juma RT @pdacosta: #China's stock market is falling faster than traders can unwind margin bets t.co/OaoaNijhIy t.co/OGB48sreoC
Bloomberg Markets RT @EdVanDerWalt: For commodities, this is bigger than Greece: China's Stock Plunge Leaves Market More Leveraged t.co/yRQtxqpEM2 t.co/LiObcg3aL8
Michael Nelson China's Stock Plunge Leaves Market More Leveraged Than Ever t.co/l2HEuuSu5C via @business #1929?
Zhan Li RT @pdacosta: #China's stock market is falling faster than traders can unwind margin bets t.co/OaoaNijhIy t.co/OGB48sreoC
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Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis Resigns After Referendum

wsj.com – Stelios Bouras – Jul 5, 11:23 PM – ATHENS—Greece's confrontational Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis on Monday said he would step down from his position to help Greece reach a deal with international creditors after the country rejected bailout terms in a referendum. Since…
Anthony De Rosa RT @jsphctrl: Immediate trigger for Tsipras booting Varoufakis: telling the Telegraph parallel currency was an option t.co/3qOBVJ2k67
Peter Eavis RT @jsphctrl: Immediate trigger for Tsipras booting Varoufakis: telling the Telegraph parallel currency was an option t.co/3qOBVJ2k67
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China's Market Rout Is a Double Threat

nytimes.com – Keith Bradsher – Jul 5 – HONG KONG — For nearly three years, President Xi Jinping of China has crushed opposition by silencing and often locking up anyone who dares defy the government. But that aura of invincibility has been shaken by stock market speculators who…
Peter Boyce "About $2.7 trillion in value has evaporated since the Chinese stock market peaked on June 12." = ~6x Greece debt t.co/LuHug8Ple3
Sean Seton-Rogers RT @davemcclure: 2/ the situation in China looks particularly negative: see t.co/Qc1Z267vBU t.co/fU8V25u9pt
Gillian Morris RT @paulbaumgart: "Individual investors own four-fifths of China's stocks" t.co/LCF9cuyUnZ
Zhan Li RT @prchovanec: owned RT @paulbaumgart "Individual investors own four-fifths of China's stocks" t.co/aKMbWs6MNI
Chris Buckley 储百亮 RT @nytimesworld: A failure to halt the sell-off in stocks in the last three weeks has shaken Beijing's aura of invincibility. t.co/2inYURg5Ru
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Allison Kaptur RT @bcrypt: .@frazelledazzell's succinct post on being a female-bodied person in tech is simultaneously brave and horrifying t.co/0mrbsQOfAH
Ola Sitarska RT @codinghorror: Dear fellow dudes in tech: what the hell. Dear fellow women in tech: right on. t.co/LT6UZeR7Mf
Melissa Tsang RT @codinghorror: Dear fellow dudes in tech: what the hell. Dear fellow women in tech: right on. t.co/LT6UZeR7Mf
Kent Goldman RT @solomonstre: Everyone please read this: t.co/WrAzTyx0bB then this: t.co/d3X2BIJMZe . Let's fucking fix it.
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The Decentral Authority

AVC – Fred Wilson – We've been big fans of Reddit since it was part of the first Y Combinator class ten years ago this summer. We've watched closely as it emerged as a community powered mostly by its users. There was a period when the entire company was one or two…
Anna Irrera The next Reddit will likely be built on the blockchain, says VC Fred Wilson t.co/Tqxd8rh2rG
Simon Khalaf Decentralizing authority in Media, a great post by @avc t.co/fCKx8BNKK9
Venessa Miemis RT @rossdawson: Interesting: There's an opportunity to build a decentralized blockchain-based media platform @avc t.co/jyzbITQGmU anything goes
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Regulators Probe Marketing of Hot Private Tech Shares

wsj.com – Susan Pulliam – Jul 5, 4:35 PM – Securities regulators have launched a broad investigation into whether hedge funds and other investors are improperly selling hot private technology stocks amid a boom in the trading of such shares, people close to the probe say. The regulatory…
Anna Irrera Regulators probe marketing of hot private tech shares t.co/tUjQOvnY6j via @WSJ
Rani Molla Trading of hot private tech shares has boomed in recent months, SEC probes: t.co/JBMBpGJi1B t.co/gcrtxeq3W7
Arthur Levitt Regulators Probe Marketing of Hot Private Tech Shares Warning: overheated tech market t.co/A3OtDbmQ06
Pedro da Costa SEC probes rise in firms selling employee-owned shares of private companies through derivative transactions t.co/TC9V2UCuJs
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