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Adam Ozimek

economist

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Adam Ozimek is a senior economist at Moody's Analytics. He is responsible for the Moody's Analytics U.S. demographics forecasts, including population, immigration and household formation. Prior to joining Moody's Analytics, Adam was director of research for Econsult Solutions, an economics consulting company.
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The Idea Factory
Bell Labs and the Great Age of American Innovation
Jon Gertner - Feb 26, 2013 (first published in 2012)
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From its beginnings in the 1920s until its demise in the 1980s, Bell Labs-officially, the research and development wing of AT&T-was the biggest, and arguably the best, laboratory for new ideas in the world. From the transistor to the laser, from digital communications to cellular telephony, it's hard to find an aspect of modern life that hasn't bee...
Adam Ozimek
Jan 31, 2021
@EconDerek Excellent book and would welcome another like that      source
One Billion Americans
The Case for Thinking Bigger
Matthew Yglesias - Sep 15, 2020
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What would actually make America great: more people. If the most challenging crisis in living memory has shown us anything, it's that America has lost the will and the means to lead. We can't compete with the huge population clusters of the global marketplace by keeping our population static or letting it diminish, or with our crumbling transit and...
Adam Ozimek
Nov 19, 2020
Finally finished One Billion Americans. Amazing, big, bold, beautiful book. I don’t endorse every policy but that’s not the point. The point is we need to think bigger (population), and that is correct.      source
Hitman
My Real Life in the Cartoon World of Wrestling
Bret Hart - Oct 08, 2008 (first published in 2007)
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Written without collaborators and based on decades of tape recordings he made throughout his career, HITMAN is Bret Hart's brutally honest, perceptive and startling account of his life in and out of the ring that proves once and for all that great things come in pink tights....
Adam Ozimek
Jul 27, 2020
@kingharis @KevinWGlass It’s one of my favorite books ever, true story      source