Inequality

What is the Palma Ratio?https://www.tutor2u.net/economics/reference/what-is-the-palma-ratio

List of countries by income equalityhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_income_equality

List of countries by wealth equalityhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_wealth_equality

These 15 countries have the widest gaps between rich and poorhttps://eu.usatoday.com/story/money/2019/05/28/countries-with-the-widest-gaps-between-rich-and-poor/39510157/

Global InequalityOur world’s deepest pockets — “ultra high net worth individuals” — hold an astoundingly disproportionate share of global wealth.https://inequality.org/facts/global-inequality/

World Wealth Distribution And Income Inequality […]

COVID-19 fiscal stimulus packages

Value of COVID-19 fiscal stimulus packages in G20 countries as of July 2020, as a share of GDPhttps://www.statista.com/statistics/1107572/covid-19-value-g20-stimulus-packages-share-gdp/

Across countries, economic-stimulus responses to the COVID-19 crisis outsizethose to the 2008 nancial crisis.https://www.mckinsey.com/~/media/McKinsey/Industries/Public%20Sector/Our%20Insights/The%2010%20trillion%20dollar%20rescue%20How%20governments%20can%20deliver%20impact/The-10-trillion-dollar-rescue-How-governments-can-deliver-impact-vF.pdf

Figure 1: IMF estimate of the size of the fiscal measures implemented in response to Covid-19https://www.ifs.org.uk/publications/14845

Country policy responses to Covid-19, As […]

Altruism and Selfishness

The selfish gene behind altruism | Shed Sciencehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ukxaFLZI3YkThe Selfish Gene, by Richard Dawkinshttps://www.goodreads.com/book/show/61535.The_Selfish_Gene

Empathy and Altruism: Are They Selfish?https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/hide-and-seek/201410/empathy-and-altruism-are-they-selfish

A Selfish Argument for Making the World a Better Place – Egoistic Altruismhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rvskMHn0sqQ

Altruism Is Selfish, And That’s Ok | Max Krasnow | TEDxCambridgeSalonhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AA-q-CtIP2w

Altruism and selfishness, May 2002, Behavioral and Brain Sciences 25(2):239-50; […]

Why do hurt people hurt people?

Why Hurt People Hurt Peoplehttps://josephmattera.org/why-hurt-people-hurt-people/

Why do hurt people hurt people?https://www.quora.com/Why-do-hurt-people-hurt-people

Hurt People Hurt Peoplehttps://www.psychologytoday.com/gb/blog/hurt-people-hurt-people

Hurt People Hurt Peoplehttps://medium.com/personal-growth/hurt-people-hurt-people-64b900b4b382

The Benefits, Costs, and Paradox of Revengehttps://web.stanford.edu/~omidf/KarinaSchumann/KarinaSchumann_Home/Publications_files/Schumann.SPPC.2010.pdf

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Gamification :-)

The Super Mario Effect – Tricking Your Brain into Learning More | Mark Rober | TEDxPenn“Focusing on the princess and not the pits, to stick with a task and learn more”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9vJRopau0g0

Positive Psychology

The three secrets of resilient people | Lucy Hone | TEDxChristchurch “aweful things happen to everyone hunt the goodness, see the positives helping or harming” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NWH8N-BvhAw

Limiting Beliefs

Limiting Beliefshttp://changingminds.org/explanations/belief/limiting_beliefs.htm

How To Identify Your Limiting Beliefs And Get Rid Of Them Once And For Allhttps://medium.com/change-your-mind/how-to-identify-your-limiting-beliefs-and-get-rid-of-them-once-and-for-all-dafa4c477a9e

Limiting Beliefs: What Are They And How Can You Overcome Them?https://www.forbes.com/sites/joyburnford/2019/01/30/limiting-beliefs-what-are-they-and-how-can-you-overcome-them/#1d203a5d6303

4 Steps to Release “Limiting Beliefs” Learned From Childhoodhttps://www.psychologytoday.com/gb/blog/focus-forgiveness/201311/4-steps-release-limiting-beliefs-learned-childhood

What is learned helplessness?https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/325355.php

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Self-Esteem

The Six Pillars of Self-Esteem – Nathaniel Brandenhttps://bankofnotes.wordpress.com/tag/self-esteem/

an abstract from the above link:” Self-concept is destiny. If you have a high opinion of yourself, you’re more likely to get positive emotional feedback from others which will reinforce your strong self-image; if you have a low opinion of yourself, you’re more likely […]

Docker containers in Production

I wanted to compile some resources about docker usage in production environments.

Interesting facts — Companies and the use of Dockerhttps://medium.com/@tao_66792/interesting-facts-companies-and-the-use-of-docker-948baa8cf309

Customer Success Carnival, Citizens Bank, Liberty Mutual, Lindsay Corporation, and Nationwide won the 2019 Docker customer awards for innovation and transformation https://www.docker.com/customers

What do teams at Square, Airbnb, and Spotify have in common?https://www.quora.com/Is-it-safe-to-use-Docker-in-production

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Subjective Validation, Barnum Effect, Forer Effect

The Barnum Effect – Why People Believe In Astrology And Psychics

Barnum effect ”

The Barnum effect, also called the Forer effect, is a common psychological phenomenon whereby individuals give high accuracy ratings to descriptions of their personality that supposedly are tailored specifically to them, that are in fact vague and general enough to […]