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A fantabulous set of jobs numbers
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 17 APR 2015
... part-time jobs making up the difference. This plays very well in accord with the "permanent income hypothesis" formulated by Nobel-winning economist Milton Friedman. More full-time jobs brings about expectations of more permanent income that, in turn ...
IRESS appoints board director
LAURA MILLAN  |  WEDNESDAY, 17 DEC 2014
... including NAB's wealth management division MLC. He has also been a director at Growthpoint Properties, Calibre Group, Dyno Nobel, AAPT, Suncorp Metway, and Amcor. IRESS chairman Tony D'Aloisio said Tomlinson would bring broad and deep financial services ...
Market Wrap
AAP  |  TUESDAY, 8 JUL 2014
... expressed nervousness at the latest surge in equity prices that last week lifted the Dow above 17,000 for the first time. Nobel prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz said in a television interview he was "very uncomfortable" with current stock prices ...
'Tis the season to be bubbly
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 28 NOV 2013
... one? Are we in one? You know the rhyme, "bubble, bubble we're in trouble". So are we? John Cassidy of the New Yorker asked Nobel Laureate Eugene Fama the same question back in January 2010 (FYI: at the time of publication the S&P 500 index has soared ...
Taper? What taper?
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 19 SEP 2013
... for this eventuality...and slam! My only consolation is that I was wrong along with the crowd - the crowd that includes Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman. Sensei Paul also expected Big Ben to do the deed. Why else would he pen an op-ed in The ...
Syria on ice and other things nice
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 12 SEP 2013
... - America decides to give peace a chance. Syria's on ice (for now) but if it's put on perma-freeze, guess who gets the Nobel Peace Price.A Not America's commander-in-chief but Vladimir, Russia's "Top Gun". Guess it'll have to be covert ops from hereon. ...
Ready for another take off
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 28 JUN 2013
... reinforcements. In an interview at the World Economic Forum in Jordan over the weekend, Joseph Stigliz - yes, him, the Nobel prize wining economist - declared that QE is "the only stimulus" and that, "Clearly the economy is not back to normal, and to ...
Careful of the recession you wish for
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 27 MAY 2013
... guns in the field. In an interview at the World Economic Forum in Jordan over the weekend, Joseph Stigliz - yes, him, the Nobel prize wining economist - declared that QE is "the only stimulus" and that, "Clearly the economy is not back to normal, and ...
AllianceBernstein launches tail risk protection strategy
MARK SMITH  |  FRIDAY, 24 MAY 2013
... guide to expected tail losses." AllianceBernstein was helped in the development of this forward-looking methodology by Nobel Laureate Myron Scholes, co-creator of the Black-Scholes option pricing model. "We believe that TRP can help deliver balanced ...
Super debate flawed: ASFA
BEN COLLINS  |  FRIDAY, 28 SEP 2012
... member-specific income goal and strategy - which should be the next generation solution for securing retirement income, said Nobel laureate in economics, Robert Merton, speaking at a recent FINSIA gathering. Merton is advocating for better engineering ...
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