Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading. Currently can only be used by a single user (myself), but I plan to extend it to support multiple users eventually.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

(aka the first-digit law) in many real-life sets of numerical data, the leading significant digit is likely to be small

3

on Greek GDP statistics

—p.3 Introduction (1) default author
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on Greek GDP statistics

—p.3 Introduction (1) default author
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1 year, 7 months ago

express vehement protest

(The Glorious Thirty) the thirty years from 1945 to 1975 in France, during which the economy grew rapidly

43

defined as the French term for the postwar Golden Age

—p.43 1945 to 1975: The Golden Age (41) default author
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defined as the French term for the postwar Golden Age

—p.43 1945 to 1975: The Golden Age (41) default author
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1 year, 7 months ago

a hypothetical unit of currency that has the same purchasing power parity that the U.S. dollar had in the United States at a given point in time (for comparing GDP between countries)

any price index which uses information from hedonic regression, which describes how product price could be explained by the product's characteristics (e.g., improvements in quality)

ate (grk)

(Greek tragedy) foolishness or madness

93

hubris, ate, and nemesis

—p.93 Our Times: The Great Crash (93) default author
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hubris, ate, and nemesis

—p.93 Our Times: The Great Crash (93) default author
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1 year, 7 months ago

also known as hedonic adaptation, is the observed tendency of humans to quickly return to a relatively stable level of happiness despite major positive or negative events or life changes

112

describing Edmund (from Narnia) getting used to Turkish Delight

—p.112 Our Times: The Great Crash (93) default author
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describing Edmund (from Narnia) getting used to Turkish Delight

—p.112 Our Times: The Great Crash (93) default author
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1 year, 7 months ago

capital stock is increasing at the same rate as the labour force and the depreciation rate, thus the capital per worker ratio remains constant; The economy will expand in terms of aggregate output, but productivity per worker will remain constant