Texas Gaining Smart Grid Buzz

Michael Giberson Texas is becoming a recognized leader in smart grid development, and just wait, it is going to get better. One external bit of circumstantial evidence for this claim comes from a meeting last week at the White House hosted by Aneesh Chopra,¬†Assistant to the President and Associate Director for Technology within the White … More Texas Gaining Smart Grid Buzz

Abnormal Stock Market Returns for Members of the House of Representatives

Michael Giberson A few years ago we mentioned a study, “Abnormal Returns from the Common Stock Investments of the U.S. Senate,” finding that U.S. Senators as a group outperformed the market in their stock holdings. The researchers are back now with a similar examination of the U.S. House of Representatives, titled, simply enough, “Abnormal Returns … More Abnormal Stock Market Returns for Members of the House of Representatives