The False Fairness of Percentages and Percentiles (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz  on Monday, Oct. 24, 2011 12:00 am   3 min read

Current events have reminded me of my mother's lessons in basic finance, specifically Herman Cain's 9-9-9 tax proposal and the Washington Post's fascinating report about "peer benchmarking" in executive compensation.

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