Chris Gifford, PhD.

logician, and philosopher who researches Finance, indeterminacy, information, and Business. Any advice here is non-investment advice.

England, United Kingdom
Joined on November 23, 2015
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We looked inside some of the tweets by @ChristopGifford and here's what we found interesting.

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Here’s something that may be a source of strength for the academic Philosophers: the sprites paradox and the alternative patadox to the sorites paradox is a quad-lemma.

The political left and the political right are on a spectrum. If policy exchanges are mutually compatible then the outcome would be beneficial for those involved. However, there are questions about the inter-relationship between small, mid, and large businesses and governments.

Javan rhino enjoys a mud bath in the tropical waters of Indonesia’s Ujung Kulon National Park https://t.co/uICWzmF4Na https://t.co/2VwcpXfL8x

Prof. Timothy Williamson’s Logic of Clarity comprised of several ‘worlds’ that were adumbrated in the appendix of his 1994 book on vagueness, published by Routeledge.

CNBC
3 days ago

Bill Gates' daughter Jenn: "I was born into a huge situation of privilege." (via @CNBCMakeIt) https://t.co/2SFG2lOlQm

Quoted @Reuters

Venezuela's Maduro orders EU envoy to leave following fresh sanctions https://t.co/zCwIWg9Qx5 https://t.co/QZHgdLE8Yr

Venezuela's Maduro orders EU envoy to leave following fresh sanctions https://t.co/zCwIWg9Qx5 https://t.co/QZHgdLE8Yr

The plight of the Venezualian people. https://t.co/2noJkN2edm

Mike Pompeo said the US could ‘no longer distinguish between the export of controlled items to Hong Kong or to mainland China’ in the wake of Beijing’s decision to introduce national security legislation https://t.co/4x0dWp1mJG

The duck-rabbit was a thought experiment devised by Wittgenstein that exemplified a gestalt image. A logical first-order proposition that describes such an image is that the image depicts a contradiction.

Quoted @xphilosopher

Intriguing new paper from @chris_starmans on the weird conception of knowledge found only in philosophers Non-academic participants and academics from seven other disciplines show similar epistemic intuitions – but philosophers do something different https://t.co/Adq9vfJQsu https://t.co/DTELKaueno

Intriguing new paper from @chris_starmans on the weird conception of knowledge found only in philosophers

Non-academic participants and academics from seven other disciplines show similar epistemic intuitions – but philosophers do something different

https://t.co/Adq9vfJQsu https://t.co/DTELKaueno

Confirmed. Everybody else apart from philosophers have faulty intuitions. Can't argue with science. https://t.co/WPxNW73TwJ

CNBC
7 days ago

Coronavirus task force makes plea to young people: 'You will infect someone who's vulnerable' https://t.co/xD7NIrp6ph

Where’s the safest place in Tottenham, London?

The product/production ratio is out of whack.

The Big Bang was a cosomological event from which atoms transformed into heavy metals. In finance, the Big Bang occurred in 1986 when Margaret Thatcher regregulated the banks -a regulatory measure that Gordon Brown later emulated. When an edifice is torn down it is then built up.

Amid the horrors of the daily news (a nonrandom sample of the worst things happening anywhere on Earth that day) it's important to be mindful of the positive trends going on beneath the radar, and @beautifulnews is a particularly agreeable source. https://t.co/ioY59gpp0d

‘Tis true to stand firm against all shocks of fate, when cowards faint and die in fear of more calamity.’ Massinger

Alibaba closed at 211.41 today according to yahoo!

A way to make vagueness more precise is to use logic formalism. v and & suffice as n-order logical connectives. p is logically equivalent to p iff q is coherent with p.

Police kill Canadian man Ejaz Choudry during mental health check https://t.co/WMjlzjqCsA

‘One might wonder why the Chinese regime would wish to change a system from which it had benefited so spectacularly’. Adam Tooze

Things. The idea of the university is being revised. People are being educated. People are reading tweets. Financial models were created.

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