How to optimize your taxes as a donor in the US
Donate appreciated securities, make a donor-advised fund, and bunch your donations
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Value creation is possible and insurance is a great example of it
Insurance is a purely financial arrangement that creates positive value, which is kind of surprising. Just by agreeing that one person will sometimes pay money to another, both can end up better off than before. I look at insurance as a value creator and at value creation more generally.
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Stubborn Attachments Is a Book about Uncertainty
The fundamental idea of the book is not "economic growth is good" but rather "here's how to reason under extreme uncertainty".
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