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Posts from febrer 2021

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9 febrer 2021 @ 5pm

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Between jargon and plain language

In defence of jargon – it might be infuriating but it also has its uses Anyone who tried to get their head around the financial crisis of 2008 soon found themselves drowning in an alphabet soup of BEITs, CDOs, CDCs, ETFs and MBS. When British novelist John Lanchester wrote about this world he commented that […]