Economic Forecasting

  1. Hawks vs. Doves: Fed Increasingly Split Over ...

    Investors highly anticipate a second rate hike this year as the Fed's hawks gain ...
  2. CEOs Have Little Faith in Trump and Clinton Survey ...

    CEOs see slow economic growth ahead no matter who wins the U.S. presidential election, ...
  3. The Sharing Economy: Top 5 Books to Read

    The motivation behind the sharing economy is the possibility of more cost-efficient ...
  4. Will Quantitative Easing Lead to Hyperinflation?

    A look at whether or not quantitative easing could potentially lead the U.S. into ...
  5. What Jackson Hole Means for Investors

    Even as talk of Fed “normalization" intensifies, financial markets are looking less ...
  6. Fed Beige Book Calls Economic Expansion "Modest"

    The Fed described economic growth, a key issue In the presidential elections, as ...
  1. GS Disagrees With the Stock Market's Most Common ...

    Goldman Sachs turned bearish in May 2016 and has doubled down as the stock market ...
  2. Here's What Will Happen if the Euro Fails

    What might happen if the European Union stopped using the euro or if the entire eurozone ...
  3. Pfizer Exits Brazil: Teva Is Suitor (PFE, TEVA)

    Pfizer is planning to exit the Brazilian market as it puts its generic drug joint ...
  4. Why Economic Payoff From Technology Is Crucial ...

    Learn why recent innovations in technology have not produced productivity increases, ...
  5. Which Brokers Are Anticipating a Bear Market? ...

    Learn why four market strategists at leading U.S. financial institutions are taking ...
  6. Brexit Weighs on Moody’s UK Debt Rating Decision

    Brexit will keep Moody's review of the UK's credit rating in a holding pattern.
  1. Investopedia Forex Outlook For February 2013

    The global economy is on relatively solid footing, after U.S. markets rose thanks ...
  2. Investopedia's Forex Outlook For January 2013

    Here's a look at current and upcoming events that may influence the forex markets. ...
  3. Investopedia's Forex Outlook For December 2012

    Here's a look at current and upcoming events that may influence the FX markets.
  4. Investopedia's Forex Outlook For November 2012

    Here's a look at current and upcoming events that may influence the FX markets.
  1. How can I use a regression to see the correlation between prices and interest rates?

    Learn how to use linear regression to calculate the correlation between stock prices and interest rates by taking the square ...
  2. What are some of the limitations of run rates?

    Understand what a run rate is and why a company would look to calculate it. Learn about the various limitations of relying ...
  3. What are some real-life examples of the 80-20 rule (Pareto Principle) in practice?

    Learn about the origins of the 80-20 rule and understand how it is applied in different areas including business, economics ...
  4. How do I calculate production costs in Excel?

    Find out about ways to use Excel to simplify production cost calculation and some sources of good templates and tips for ...
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