Tennessean – Nashville’s dining scene explodes. It seems our appetite for new restaurants is insatiable. More than 120 restaurants opened in Nashville in 2014 and 2015, according to the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp. USA TODAY says Nashville has the third best local food scene in the country — better than New Orleans and San Francisco.
CIO – Ex-HP CIOs on the Ideal Asset Allocation Model. The endowment model is in need of a new asset allocation framework, and two former Hewlett-Packard CIOs know how to fix it. “Asset allocation decisions have more impact on future investment results than any other single choice that an investor can make,” the authors argued in a paper.
GP – Why do Tourbillons Cost a Small Fortune. It has been proven that tourbillons are not any more accurate than a traditional escapement on a wristwatch, and are in some cases even less so. So why do they still persist and at such high price points?
WSJ – Can You Carbo-Load Your Way to Good Health?. A revolution is afoot in bakeries across the country. With highly processed flour giving way to freshly milled whole grains rich in nutrients as well as flavor, it might just be OK to love bread again.