Tag archive for ‘Economic bubbles’
Howard Davies On Monday, October 19th, 2015

Deputy Governor of the Bank of England Howard Davies: The Trouble With Financial Bubbles

 Very soon after the magnitude of the 2008 financial crisis became clear, a lively debate began about whether central banks and regulators could – and should – have done more to head it off. The traditional More...

News Brief On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

WATCH: Ben Bernanke Says More execs should have gone to jail for causing Great Recession

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) —Ben Bernanke wanted more Wall Street bankers in jail in the aftermath of the financial crisis. Bernanke advocated for Wall Street’s bailout in 2008 during the financial crisis when More...

Professor Robert Shiller On Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Nobel Laureate Robert J. Shiller: Fraud, Fools, and Financial Markets

 Adam Smith famously wrote of the “invisible hand, ” by which individuals’ pursuit of self-interest in free, competitive markets advances the interest of society as a whole. And Smith was right: Free More...

News Brief On Monday, September 14th, 2015

FT: Fears grow over US stock market bubble – VIDEO

  A growing number of investors believe that US stocks are overvalued, creating the risk of a significant bear market, according to research by Yale University market scholar Robert Shiller. The Nobel More...

News Brief On Tuesday, July 14th, 2015

Euro economy, markets should recover on Greek deal: Nouriel Roubini

  If implemented, the last-gasp deal to keep Greece in the euro zone should allow the region’s economy and markets to regain the momentum they showed earlier this year by removing an existential threat More...

Howard Davies On Friday, June 26th, 2015

Deputy Governor of the Bank of England Howard Davies: Is Financial Repression Here to Stay?

There are several definitions of financial repression – and the repressors and the repressed tend to see things differently. But what financial repression usually involves is keeping interest rates below their More...

Yossi Nissan On Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

Israel home prices up 97.3% since 2007

  Home prices in Israel rose by an average of 9.6% a year between 2007 and 2014, according to figures presented by Bank of Israel Deputy Governor Dr. Nadine Baudot-Trajtenberg at Tel-Hai College. She More...

Jewish Business News On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

Chief financial and risk officer of APGA, Angelien Kemna: Europe’s Roadblocks to Long-Term Investment

One of the major challenges facing the European economy is the lack of liquidity in its capital markets. Since the 2008 global financial crisis, an enormous number of new rules have been put in place. In More...

Vered Weiss On Thursday, April 16th, 2015

When Life Gives You Lehman’s: Ernst & Young Fined $10 Million For Finessing Failed Bank’s Accounting

Ernst & Young will pay $10 million for its role in assisting failed bank Lehman Brothers in concealing its amount of debt and is financial problems, according to the Financial Times. The Lehman collapse More...

Howard Davies On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Deputy Governor of the Bank of England Howard Davies: The Harm of Regulatory Disharmony

In the alphabet soup of institutions involved in the regulation of global financial markets, the FMLC – the Financial Markets Law Committee – is not very prominent. Given that it is based only in London, More...

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