Tag Archive: Financial market

Why are Markets so Nervous?

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Financial markets showed how unstable they can be during the last crisis. We don’t need any more confirmation to that. However investors have recently proved to be extremely nervous. Something is worrying them… Continue reading

Joseph Stiglitz: Widening the Scope of Economics

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“Markets have clearly not been working the way that their boosters claim. Markets are supposed to be stable, but the global financial crisis showed that they could be very unstable, with devastating consequences.… Continue reading

What Stock to Buy? Hey, Mom, Don’t Ask Me

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Harvard economist Greg Mankiw argues there’s a short list of things economists actually know about stock markets despite the countless studies about them. And apparently, such list doesn’t make Mankiw’s mom completely satisfied. Go… Continue reading