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Frameworks for the distribution and allocation of goods and services in a nation or society. Socialism, Capitalism, Feudalism, and Mercantilism are examples of several economic sys ... Read more

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Since so few active managers or funds have added value in a statistically meaningful way, a casual observer may conclude that active managers are unintelligent, greedy, lazy, or in ...

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