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After 9 years the Fed finally raised interest rates. Fed Chair Yellen took the historic step after her predecessor, Ben Bernanke, lowered rates to 0% during the depths of the 2008 global financial crisis.

Redacted Version Of The December 2015 FOMC Statement

Redacted Version Of The December 2015 FOMC Statement by David Merkel, The Aleph Blog October 2015 December 2015 Comments Information received since the FOMC met in September suggests that economic activity has been expanding at a moderate pace. Information received […]

Predicting Chinese Stock Market Crashes

Predicting Chinese Stock Market Crashes

Predicting Chinese Stock Market Crashes Sebastien Lleo NEOMA Business School William T. Ziemba University of British Columbia (UBC) – Sauder School of Business December 1, 2015 Abstract: Predicting stock market crashes has been a focus of interest for both researchers […]