In Russia, public opinion doesn't consider PhD in economics to be real PhDs :) (n/t)

September 12, 2017 11:02AM
This message does not contain any text.
Subject Author Posted

Noam Chomsky

Kstatida September 08, 2017 12:06PM

Read Manufacturing Consent and Failed States. (n/t)

The Faithful of Nazmorghul October 19, 2017 04:32PM

Thanks, added to the list. (n/t)

Kstatida October 19, 2017 10:34PM

Not a fan of Chomsky.

istirith September 11, 2017 09:15PM

Re: Not a fan of Chomsky

DuneTree September 12, 2017 07:50AM

Re: Not a fan of Chomsky

istirith September 12, 2017 08:37AM

Chomsky could very much be considered a computer scientist.

Stevers September 12, 2017 07:53PM

LEX and YACC. Oooh good days. (n/t)

Jib September 13, 2017 11:15AM

Most of the humanities and social sciences are like that

starbright September 11, 2017 11:39PM

Absolutely agree.

istirith September 12, 2017 08:39AM

My previous company (economic consulting) had both maths and econ people

starbright September 12, 2017 10:10AM

In Russia, public opinion doesn't consider PhD in economics to be real PhDs :) (n/t)

Kstatida September 12, 2017 11:02AM

Yeah but in Russia you also turn down the Fields Medal on principle too. nt

istirith September 12, 2017 11:10AM

Quoting Perelman (my translation)

Kstatida September 12, 2017 12:11PM

Much of this matches my impression

Kstatida September 11, 2017 10:41PM

Influential on the Left. Though less so this generation than last.

Rhyaldrin September 08, 2017 12:42PM

Yes. It would be wise for any left-winger to disown Antifa entirely (n/t)

starbright September 09, 2017 03:00AM

I agree completely.

Dalbrin October 20, 2017 12:01AM



Sorry, only registered users may post in this forum.

Click here to login

Online Users

Guests: 39
Record Number of Users: 59 October 25, 2015
Record Number of Guests: 341 February 12, 2018