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Audio: Nobel Prize Special: Interviews with Andre Geim & Alvin Roth

Interviews with Prof. Andre Geim 2010 Nobel Prize winner in physics & Prof. Alvin Roth & Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 2012.
11/27/2012, 9:35 PM

A7 Radio's "Goldstein on Gelt" with Douglas Goldstein
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Have you ever heard of graphene? Graphene is a very versatile material developed by Professor Andre Geim, Langworthy Professor and director of the Manchester Centre for Mesoscience and Nanotechnology at the University of Manchester, UK, and winner of the 2010 Nobel Prize in Physics. The last time that Professor Geim appeared on the show, he explained what graphene is used for and its many applications in daily life. What can Professor Geim tell us today? Is graphene fulfilling its potential? And why is there a gap between academia and industry? Find out on this week'’s episode of the Goldstein on Gelt show.

In the second half of tonight'’s show, we meet another Nobel Prize winner. Professor Alvin Roth, a professor of economics at Stanford University, won the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 2012 for his work on market design. What does “market design” mean, and how are his matching programs applied to kidney donation, getting married, and students choosing residency programs? Listen to this great interview to learn more.

Douglas Goldstein, CFP(r) is the director of Profile Investment Services, Ltd. an international investment company. He specializes in helping olim manage their U.S. brokerage accounts from Israel. He is a licensed financial professional both in the U.S. and Israel. Securities offered through Portfolio Resources Group, Inc., Member FINRA, SIPC, MSRB, SIFMA, FSI. Accounts held at Pershing LLC., Member NYSE/SIPC, a subsidiary of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation. Doug has written several books on financial planning and investing. His latest book, Rich As A King, teaches how using chess strategies can make you a grandmaster of investing is available on Amazon. The Goldstein on Gelt podcast airs every Monday from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on Israel National Radio. For more info visit
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