400 Economists Endorse Romney
A former conservative official has rallied 400 economists, including five Nobel Prize winners, to sign a statement supporting Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney’s economic policies.
10 Key Issues to Watch in China’s Future
Audience members at the “Best of IMCA” seminar series in Denver were once again reminded that they’ll soon report to their Chinese overlords.
Terrance Odean on How Regret Drives Investor Behavior
If there’s one emotion that stands out as playing a major role in people’s investment behavior, it would be regret.
2011 Moskowitz Prize Will Recognize Best Sustainable Investing Study
The University of California, Berkeley’s Haas School of Business issued a call for papers on Tuesday for the 2011 Moskowitz Prize for Socially Responsible Investing, an award that recognizes outstanding quantitative research in the field of sustainable and socially responsible investing (SRI).
Does the Federal Government Have a Future in Annuities?
Professors Terrance Odean and Henry T.C. Hu have proposed a new kind of annuity; a product offered not by insurers, who can't promise they'll still be around to make payments, but by the federal government.
The Gleam of Gold
Gold's appeal as an investment is bound up with its historic role as a form of money and linchpin of the monetary system. Gold prices...
NEWS & PRODUCTS, OCTOBER 2007
The Senate Finance Committee took up the issue at a September 5 hearing of whether increased tax liability for private equity managers would be paid...
The Moskowitz Prizewinner: Professor Brad Barber
The 2006 Moskowitz Prize for Socially Responsible Investing has been awarded to Brad Barber, professor of finance at the University of California, Davis, for his...