The Madoff Daily
6 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Pau Madoff Jr.
Scoop.it!

Going Against Conventional Wisdom by Robert Langer - Project Syndicate

Going Against Conventional Wisdom by Robert Langer - Project Syndicate | The Madoff Daily | Scoop.it
Throughout history, scientists have often had to fight conventional wisdom in order to advance human knowledge and capabilities. But the rewards of scientific discovery are worth the sacrifices, particularly career-wise, that heresy invites.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Pau Madoff Jr.
Scoop.it!

Moocs are no panacea for universities - FT.com

Moocs are no panacea for universities - FT.com | The Madoff Daily | Scoop.it
Since the first university opened in Bologna in 1088, the business of higher education has changed remarkably little. It is one of the few sectors where being older and more traditional is considered better.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Pau Madoff Jr.
Scoop.it!

Anti-Poverty 2.0 by Jomo Kwame Sundaram - Project Syndicate

Anti-Poverty 2.0 by Jomo Kwame Sundaram - Project Syndicate | The Madoff Daily | Scoop.it
Global leaders have touted the apparent success of achieving in 2010 – well ahead of the 2015 target – the Millennium Development Goal of halving global poverty relative to 1990.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Pau Madoff Jr.
Scoop.it!

The rise of the sharing economy

The rise of the sharing economy | The Madoff Daily | Scoop.it
LAST night 40,000 people rented accommodation from a service that offers 250,000 rooms in 30,000 cities in 192 countries. They chose their rooms and paid for...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Pau Madoff Jr.
Scoop.it!

Break that glass - FT.com

Break that glass - FT.com | The Madoff Daily | Scoop.it
British businesses and policy makers should not need an International Women’s Day to ask themselves whether they have done enough to reduce inequality in the workplace. This matters for reasons which go beyond fairness between genders.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Pau Madoff Jr.
Scoop.it!

Those eureka ideas - FT.com

Those eureka ideas - FT.com | The Madoff Daily | Scoop.it
The Silicon Valley billionaires who have clubbed together to fund a new prize for the life sciences score highly for generosity and intent.
more...
No comment yet.