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Dr. sc. ETH James B. Glattfelder

Postdoktorand

@redlefttalg.semajbf.uzh.ch
AND-2.66, Andreasstr. 15, 8050 Zürich
+41 44 635 34 40
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Research

  • Complex systems, networks and big data
  • Empirical analysis of global ownership relations

Education

2014 - present: Postdoctoral research, University of Zurich
2006 - 2010: PhD Complex Systems, ETH Zurich
1992 - 1999: MSc Physics, ETH Zurich (high energy particle physics)
1992: Economics Matura, Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz

Experience

2010 - 2013: Head of Quantitative Research at Olsen Ltd Zurich (Investment Manager)
2002 - 2010: Quant (Researcher/Programmer) at Olsen Ltd Zurich (Investment Manager)

Featured Talks

WIRED Money: "How to Build an Economic System we Actually Understand", 2014

TED.com: "Who Controls the World?", 2013

Media Selection

WIRED: "How to Build an Economic System we Actually Understand", 2014

ARD: "Geld regiert die Welt", 2014

Huffington Post: "Don't Follow the Leader", 2013

Reddit 2013

3sat: "Ansteckungsgefahr - Zürcher Physiker und die vernetzte Wirtschaft", 2012

Die Zeit: "Wem gehört die Welt?", 2012

slashdot: "The 147 Corporations Controlling Most of the Global Economy", 2011

Tagesanzeiger: "Too Connected to Fail", 2011

Forbes: "The 147 Companies That Control Everything", 2011

New Scientist: "Revealed, the Capitalist Network that Runs the World", 2011

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Interests

The analytical and the algorithmic understanding of reality, the philosophy and history of science, laws of nature, the borders of knowledge, the foundations of reality, emergence of self-organization and information processing, collective intelligence, sustainability, environmental issues, defects of the financial system.