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This country's debt is in a similar precarious position, because if our debt is called and new treasuries aren't selling
"Trump kept saying, 'We're in a room of liars, the deceitful, dishonest media who got it all wrong.' He addressed everyone
Nobelist Robert Shiller has lamented this fact in a recent New York Times Upshot column. "Economic inequality is already
Talking to Frydman is a bit like entering a fascinating meditation on the limits of knowledge and the nature of truth. Having lived through the failure of centralized planning in communist Poland, he is particularly sensitive to the hubris of believing that the future can be exactly mapped.
Today, a tweet, a post, or a blog is enough to alert millions in seconds of a dreadful restaurant, an unsafe toy, or a polluting car company. We can share our market experiences in real time. This narrows the space for phishing.
Last May, I mused on the possibility of a tech bubble and projected that the NASDAQ would plateau for the remainder of 2015. Midway through these expectations, let's calibrate my crystal ball...
There's a reason they're called salesmen. And consequently, converting the non-believers has always been an occupational job hazard for salesmen.
The session ended on a high note: the belief that education can elevate our most enlightened values and ethics--but on the
At first blush, proponents of active management might find solace in Shiller's views. A closer analysis indicates such a view would be misplaced.
An American who won this year's Nobel Prize for economics believes sharp rises in equity and property prices could lead to a dangerous financial bubble and may end badly, he told a German magazine.
"I am not yet sounding the alarm. But in many countries stock exchanges are at a high level and prices have risen sharply
The lines get fuzzier around things like Google Glass and mortgage-backed securities, which are both potentially useful and
And that's where I begin to have a problem with all this. It's true, Greenspan may have simply been flattering Tett (and
So what's rational? The fact is most market players believe they are acting rationally; so do most people. It's everyone
Although much of what Yale economist Robert Shiller writes is about the importance of financial markets, he won the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences for studying how financial markets misbehave. He is a pioneer in the new field of Behavioral Economics.
While "entrepreneurial culture" will always be essential, many innovations that turned out to be economically important in the U.S. have government fingerprints all over them.
Republicans framed Obamacare, or the Affordable Care Act, as a loss of individual freedom. But the only freedom lost is the freedom to be treated without having to pay for it, which is what the uninsured do when they have to go to emergency rooms.
He said suburban areas in particular might endure further price declines as high gas prices increase demand for "walkable
How to cure the record income inequality that has resulted from so much power going to Wall Street and the corporations? At least, let us return to the income tax brackets that brought so much prosperity to the middle class during the 1960s and 1970s. What were they?
Believe it or not, times are getting better. Some homebuilding picked up, but no fix emerged for the housing crisis. At least