George Soros

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A general effort in telemanipulation is to establish as many and as high quality sensory channels as possible between the human operator and the remote site. However, most of the tasks require only a portion of human sensory skills, typically - besides visual information - kinesthetic, haptic and tactile force-feedback. But realizing teleoperators providing(More)
The project on Death in America was established to promote a better understanding of the experience of dying and bereavement and by doing so help transform the culture surrounding death. The Faculty Scholars Program provides three year fellowships for projects that explore critical aspects of the care of the dying, for those who will become academic leaders(More)
Why does the VIX and market return explain changes in credit spreads? Existing literature suggests these factors proxy for macroeconomic risk. In this paper, we investigate an alternative hypothesis that the VIX in its role as a fear index impacts intermediary and arbitrageur capital, impacting spreads and resulting in decreased market integration across(More)
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