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  1. TIPS: Deflated Expectations, Inflated Opportunity?

    Prices for U.S. Treasury Inflation Protected Securities (TIPS) suggest inflation ...
  2. Insights Into Robert Schiller's Recession Studies

    Find out what Professor Robert Shiller of Yale University has to say about recessions, ...
  3. Energy, Economics, Environment and Exuberance

    Learn why recent news from the coal and solar industries suggest that knowledge is ...
  4. Why the Stock Market Isn't Affected by Slow GDP ...

    Learn how the stock market reached new levels in the years following the financial ...
  5. Is the Eurozone Recovery for Real?

    Is the eurozone’s consumption-led growth uptick sustainable? We took some of the ...
  6. The Surprising Force Behind Gold’s Rally

    Gold has shown resilience to dropping prices compared to other commodities, and has ...
  1. What Weak Sales at JCP, WFM Says About Economy

    Weak sales at J.C. Penney and Whole Foods could be warning signs about the economy. ...
  2. Is Turkey Now Too Risky? (TUR)

    Volatility in Turkey's equity market rose following the resignation of the Prime ...
  3. Why Investors are Bailing on Japanese Stocks

    Foreign investors have pulled out of Japanese equities to the tune of $46 billion ...
  4. Why This Economist is Bullish on Dollar

    The U.S. dollar has been taking a beating, but this economist thinks the long-term ...
  5. How to Play a Sideways Market (XIV)

    Dennis Gartman doesn't believe the market will be a raging bull or vicious bear. ...
  6. PIMCO and BlackRock See Inflation on Horizon

    PIMCO and BlackRock see inflation on the horizon. If you think they are correct here's ...
  1. Economic Indicators To Know

    The economy has a large impact on the market. Learn how to interpret the most important ...
  1. What's the difference between microeconomics and macroeconomics?

    Microeconomics is generally the study of individuals and business decisions, macroeconomics looks at higher up country and ...
  2. Is Israel a developed country?

    Read about how Israel is a developed country with a highly advanced technology sector. Learn how Israel still has poverty ...
  3. What economic indicators are important to consider when investing in the retail sector?

    Learn why the unemployment rate and Consumer Confidence Index are two of the best economic indicators when investing in the ...
  4. What types of expenses are factored into autonomous consumption?

    Examine the principles of autonomous consumption in a zero-income scenario and the differences between induced or discretionary ...
Hot Definitions
  1. Labor Market

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  2. Demand Curve

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  3. Goldilocks Economy

    An economy that is not so hot that it causes inflation, and not so cold that it causes a recession. This term is used to ...
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  5. MACD Technical Indicator

    Moving Average Convergence Divergence (or MACD) is a trend-following momentum indicator that shows the relationship between ...
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    Over-The-Counter (or OTC) is a security traded in some context other than on a formal exchange such as the NYSE, TSX, AMEX, ...
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