Articles on Investing, Business & Finance

How Bank of America Became an Icon

By Samuel Phineas Upham The story of Bank of America begins in a rundown office, behind a desk made of two planks stacked atop barrels. The man seated behind the desk, ready to lend money to help rebuild San...

Emerging research fronts in science ...

By Samuel Phineas Upham Part 3 In Figs. 1–4 below we use the 1999–2004 data to show where papers comprising the clusters are distributed by discipline in our dataset (as a percent of the total). The...

Emerging research fronts in science ...

By Samuel Phineas Upham Part 2 Identifying emerging research The effort to understand innovation through an examination of co-citations among scientific and technical papers began at the Institute for...

Emerging research fronts in science ...

By Samuel Phineas Upham Part 1 Abstract Research fronts represent the most dynamic areas of science and technology and the areas that attract the most scientific interest. We construct a methodology...

The Beauty of Communal Art

By Samuel Phineas Upham New Yorkers from all walks of life, especially the children, cherish the bronze “Alice in Wonderland” statue in Central Park. The reason children in particular are so drawn to this...

“Philosophers in Conversation” ̵...

By Samuel Phineas Upham Today’s blog post is going to be about a “Philosophers in Conversation: Interviews from the Harvard Review of Philosophy,” a book I edited while an undergraduate student at...

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