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That's rather amusing. I've done better than that, and I don't think my returns have been very good.

You don't have 25 Billion to manage. I hear that's hard.

Fair enough. But that still leaves two points. One, if Yale has one of the best performing endowments, how are the rest doing? And second, you could always invest in an S&P index fund and do better than Yale. So what are the endowment's managers being paid big bucks for?

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