Mark D. Pomfret



  • Tuesday, July 1, 2008
    What is risk? Risk is the quantifiable likelihood or expected value of loss or less-than-expected returns. Risk is frequently subjective. It has been reported that some 1500 additional people were killed in automobile accidents following September 11, 2001, when more people chose to drive rather than fly. Sufficiently economically developed societies...
  • Wednesday, November 1, 2006
    Remember that letter you wrote to your college newspaper ten years ago? What about that online dating service you joined three years ago? Are you prepared to share with other people the website you created for your friends to see pictures from your latest vacation? You may not even remember what you placed on the Internet yesterday, but chances are that if...