Paying Tuition to a Giant Hedge Fund

Unz, Ron
December 2012
American Conservative;Dec2012, Vol. 11 Issue 12, p45
The article explores the financial and academic sides of the activities of Harvard University located in Cambridge, Massachusetts. It examines the expense side of the university's financial statements as well as highlights how it has transformed itself into one of the largest hedge funds in the world. The volatility of the business model of large and aggressive hedge funds and the impact of the 2008 Financial Crisis on Harvard University is discussed.


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