538 is the nations most respected site for sports, politics, and economic statistical analysis. The took issue presidential candidate’s Marco Rubio’s comment that “welders make more than philosophers, we need more welders and less philosophers.” So they analyzed the statistics. … More Philosophers Don’t Get Much Respect, But Their Earnings Don’t Suck
Philosophy degrees have been incredibly useful in silicon valley leading to both riches and ideas that have changed the world. … More Philosophy degree holders Peter Thiel (PayPal Founder), Reid Hoffman (LinkedIn Founder), Paul Graham (inventor of the Y Accelerator) are “the philosopher kings of Silicon Valley.”
The National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) has shown that philosophy is at least as good of an investment as engineering and health fields. … More Return on Investment in a Philosophy Major Is Comparable To That Of an Engineering Major
University of Ottawa (1961) Canadian-American television personality and host of Jeopardy!
University of Alberta (1965) 17th Chief Justice of Canada, and Deputy of the Governor General of Canada
London School of Economics (1952) Chairman of the Open Society Foundations, and Founder and adviser of the Quantum Fund