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After Ramping Up, Barclays Sheds NYSE Floor Operations

After Ramping Up, Barclays Sheds NYSE Floor Operations

Barclays, the British bank whose high frequency trading activity had been the subject of consternation, has continued its global pullback, exiting its long-held post at the New York Stock Exchange. Barclays sheds NYSE posts following other major banks Barclays surrendered […]

Robert Shiller, Govt Regulation And South America

Robert Shiller, Govt Regulation And South America

In their new book, Phishing for Phools, Nobel-prize winning economists George Akerlof and Robert Shiller use a behavioral economics approach to criticize the “manipulation and deception” that can exist between businesses and consumers. According to Shiller, [a] fundamental concept of […]