Diary of a Financier

Posts Tagged ‘Crisis’

Top Newsstuffs (April 13-19)

In Bookshelf on Sun 19 Apr 2015 at 05:22

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Top Newsstuffs (March 16-22)

In Bookshelf on Sun 22 Mar 2015 at 05:26

Top reads from the week that was…

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Top Newsstuffs (July 14-20)

In Capital Markets on Sun 20 Jul 2014 at 05:55

I like my burgers medium rare…

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Q1 GDP & financial crisis recoveries in context

In Economics, Idiosyncrasy on Mon 30 Jun 2014 at 10:06

I just couldn’t resist chiming-in this weekend after I saw Yves Smith (Naked Capitalism) highlight some remarks by UMass Amherst’s Professor Robert Pollin.  Mr. Pollin explains the weak 2014q1 GDP growth rate (-2.9%) as a microcosm of the entire postcrisis recovery:

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Bull v. Bear: Bubble checklist edition

In Capital Markets on Mon 23 Jun 2014 at 08:51

In this exercise today, I wanted to leverage another great checklist Barry Ritholtz (The Big Picture) likes to utilize.  Barry tracks 14 bubble indicators to objectively identify exuberance/euphoria before a market crash.  To wit, I thought I’d quickly evaluate each to give myself an appraisal of the stock market’s secular standing…

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Top Newsstuffs (April 21-27)

In Bookshelf on Sun 27 Apr 2014 at 05:28

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Top Newsstuffs (March 17-23)

In Bookshelf on Sun 23 Mar 2014 at 05:42

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Top Newsstuffs (February 10-16)

In Bookshelf on Sun 16 Feb 2014 at 05:40

Catching up on some good TV with my new Chromecast this long weekend!

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Top Newsstuffs (December 30-January 5)

In Bookshelf on Sun 5 Jan 2014 at 07:10

Welcoming the New Year 2014 the right way: gone skiing…

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Top Newsstuffs (November 25-December 1)

In Bookshelf on Sun 1 Dec 2013 at 05:03

Gobble gobble…

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