On this episode we discuss the ominous question, Why are the bees disappearing and are humans to blame?
We have a fascinating conversation on everything from the cellular stress responses of the honey bee, to how bug populations in general seem to be dwindling down, to what humans can do top help bolster the bee population.
Jonathan Snow is an assistant professor of biology who studies the cellular stress responses of the honey bee. Attaching the question of why the honey bee has face an increased rate of die off as of late.
Linda Allen is a professor of finance at Baruch college who maintains interests in the field of financial risk.
We have a fascinating discussion on the 07-08 crisis focusing on an alternative theory to why the magnitude of The Great Recession was so pronounced. We also discuss some lessons you can take away from the crash and doing your due diligence.
Nizan Packin is an associate professor at the Zicklin school of business who focuses on law and finance. In particular holding interests in fintech, big data, net banks, and how they all come together.
We have a fascinating conversation on how big data and algorithms are playing a much more prominent role in financial decision making.
We discuss regulatory arbitrage, technology firms becoming banks, and the positive and negative impacts of our fintech future.