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Recalling and Predicting the Financial Crises

Read Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3 of the series, in case you have missed them.

I was in 10th standard when the 2008 financial crisis unravelled. 1,057 more words


"Exigent and Unusual Circumstances:" 12 USC § 343 & Government-Sponsored Bailouts


The “exigent and unusual circumstances” provision of 12 USC § 343, authorizes the U.S. central bank (the Federal Reserve) to provide discrete and immediate relief to an ailing entity (banks and non-banks alike… 2,590 more words


The wide spread between the 2-year note and the 10-year note is around 10 basis points which is the flattest since 2007

The stock marked plummeted on Tuesday with Nasdaq down near 4 percent. This is scary for many investors around the world. More scary is a quick look at the 2-year note that dropped more than 26 percent. 701 more words

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Holiday Season ... No Thanks

So, I’ve made it through the Thanksgiving holiday. Now the next is Christmas and I’m still undecided on how to feel about that. A large part of me just wants to ignore it all together and not participate. 1,075 more words


Default (2018) ☆☆☆ (3/4): A broad look into the South Korean financial crisis in 1997

South Korean film “Default” intends to give us a broad look into the South Korean financial crisis in 1997, and it did a fairly good job despite its several weak elements. 920 more words


What to do in times of inflation

The whopping increase of inflation in the Philippines, which reached 6.8% in the entire history, alarms the Filipino people. This is the perfect time to determine who can stand the test of times. 156 more words

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