Peak farmland?

Nearly 40% of the land surface of the earth, or 5 billion hectares, is used for agriculture. Crops are grown on 1.5 billion hectares and there are 3.5 billion hectares of pasture and meadow. According to FAO…

Corn Belt Yield Correlations

In stock market investing, beta is a widely used empirical measure of the riskiness of a particular stock or sector relative to the market as a whole. For example, an advertising stock has beta > 1 if…