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NYTimes - What Is It About 20-Somethings?This article came to me as a real coincididence especially since I've been tackling this question for close to 24 hrs now. I was at a wedding yesterday when my mother, an old school european, said plainly, "in my time, if you were 25 and not married you were either retarded or diseased". I myself... 6 5 years 8 months
Funny Spoof - BP Spills CoffeeI had a pretty good laugh... 9 5 years 10 months
iPhone4 - UnveiledFollow the iPhone 4 updates currently being unveiled @ endgaget... This thing is amazing, so excited to have it come out. 26 5 years 10 months
"Stimulus Surprise: Companies Retrench When...Through a relationship I established a number of years back with a Gold / Treasury analyst (old guy, tracking both since the early 60s), I've developed a strong set of views on government spending programs and their real effects on growth: Public Spend Crowds out the Private Sector. To boil it... 1 5 years 10 months
White Gang BangersThe write-up not so much, but the picture is worth cracking up on the forum about: 1 5 years 11 months
Collapse of Complex Societes - A Good ReadI think this book is a little outdated, maybe a bit academical, but is one of the greatest in analyzing the collapse of complex societies and even more importantly, relevant for today's economic woes. Simply titled "The Collapse of Complex Socieities by Joseph Tainter", I believe it was... 7 5 years 11 months
Abacus Marketing Material - GoldmanFor those who haven't seen them, you be the judge: 1 5 years 11 months
Funny Stuff - Lawyer JokesFunny Stuff... These are from a book called ' Disorder in the American Courts ' , and are things people actually said in court, word for word , taken down and now published by court reporters who had the torment of staying calm while these exchanges were actually taking place ATTORNEY: Are... 6 5 years 11 months
Death of Capital - MUST READ!This is an extremely well written op-ed piece (intro by John Mauldin, body by Michael Lewitt). An extract from the body which in economic terms really cuts down to the fundementals and is something I think is EXTREMLEY relevant to the superficial ideology that floats around this board. [... 7 5 years 11 months
A 51st State Could Be Possible[quote] The House on Thursday approved legislation that could set in motion changes in Puerto Rico's 112-year relationship with the United States, including a transition to statehood or independence. [/quote] [quote] the Puerto Rican government would be authorized to conduct a second vote and... 14 6 years 1 day


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I've got a roles gmt... There is nothing wrong...I've got a roles gmt... There is nothing wrong with having one... As for the watches u mentioned, they're crap... I collect watches... What's your price range? 300 6 months 1 week
Look, you can't go wrong with either. It's a...Look, you can't go wrong with either. It's a question of fit. Surprisingly, the recruiting process is a bit representative of the student body. CBS students are more likely to network on their own time, with alumni or others. Boothies rely HEAVILY on the on campus recruiting. I'm not saying all do... 60 1 year 11 months
I'll put in my two cents on the topic. For full...I'll put in my two cents on the topic. For full disclosure, I got accepted to both and attended both Welcome Weekends. In my opinion, Columbia has an edge, for the following reasons. Recruiting Everyone who goes to Booth tells you that people who want Boothies come to campus to recruit. As a... 60 1 year 11 months
AQR Capital Management is an investment...AQR Capital Management is an investment management firm founded in 1998 by former Goldman Sachs portfolio manager Clifford S. Asness along with partners David Kabiller, John Liew and Robert Krail (all also from Goldman). [Asness] graduated from the Management... 53 2 years 1 month
why would you use all equity financing? that...why would you use all equity financing? that would just dilute your shareholders... I'd think you'd use all cash and recoup it once the merger has completed... but then again, I specialize in LBOs not M&A... 165 3 years 1 week
I'm posting 100x less these days because the...I'm posting 100x less these days because the topics just aren't interesting anymore... it's the same regurgitation of questions in a different form, everytime... 15 5 years 5 months
tubs: im guessing your interview is with...[quote=tubs]im guessing your interview is with Lexington Partners? If you are trying to break into PE, then id pass. PE firms generally hate secondaries. hope that answers your question. that being said, FoFs and Secondaries AUM per Partner is compelling despite their lower fee structure.[/... 10 5 years 6 months
They're called Secondaries, not Secondary Private...They're called Secondaries, not Secondary Private Equity... Secondary Private Equity is Secondary Buyouts which is totally different than secondaries... 10 5 years 6 months
HA I drop $60 on a round of shots... BALLER!HA I drop $60 on a round of shots... BALLER! 35 5 years 6 months
you mean their secondaries business?you mean their secondaries business? 6 5 years 6 months
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