from Liberty Street Economics
-- this post authored by Michael Lee and Antoine Martin
Bitcoin and other 'cryptocurrencies' have been much in the news lately, in part because of their wild gyrations in value.
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from the International Monetary Fund
If you believe the economy can explain the rise of populism, political scientist Cristobal Rovira Kaltwasser says it's a bit more complicated than that.
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Written by Sig Silber
The main focus of this report is the NOAA March, Three-Month and 15-Month Forecasts, the JAMSTEC Three-Season Forecast, and a comparison of the JAMSTEC with the NOAA forecast. The differences in the forecasts for Alaska and CONUS are quite stunning. In this report, we provide a detailed analysis for both Alaska and CONUS and also using the JAMSTEC Maps the Rest of the World as well.
by Lykke E. Andersen, INESAD
While the World's education systems currently favour girls and women across most of the World (1), with 112 women enrolled in university for every 100 men worldwide (2), this educational advantage has yet to translate itself into more lucrative and prestigious positions for women. This is particularly so in the economics profession.
Written by Lance Roberts, Clarity Financial
Data Analysis Of The Market and Sectors For Traders
16Feb2018 Market Close: Wall Street Closes Higher, But Flat, DOW And SP 500 Rally For 6th Straight D
16Feb2018 Midday Update: Wall Street On Course For Sixth Day Of Gains, DOW Up 90 Points, But Slippin
by Jill Mislinski, Advisor Perspectives/dshort.com
The University of Michigan Preliminary Consumer Sentiment for February came in at 99.9, up 4.2 from the January Final reading of 95.7. Investing.com had forecast 95.4.