Certainly, the stock market is well up (by 74 percent) relative to the close on Inauguration Day 2009. But the total number of private-sector jobs is still 4.3 million below the January 2008 peak. Meanwhile, since 2008, a staggering 3.6 million …
The publication of "The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World" seems a miracle ... Within the first half hour, the viewer is treated to scenes from (predictably) the New York Stock Exchange and (less predictably) "The Merchant …
If high-finance types are as hyperactive as Niall Ferguson and his cinematographer show themselves ... it’s simply that all of what we have experienced lately — the housing bubble, the stock market plunge, the shady financial dealings — has …
MARK COLVIN: The underlying fact about the global economy is that there's still a huge discrepancy between what the economic historian, Niall Ferguson ... which fuelled the biggest stock-market bubble in history, beginning back around …
As a stock road bike the current Blade doesn’t have the rebellious attitude of the Kawasaki ZX-10R or the wonderful looks of the Ducati 1098. It also doesn’t have the monstrous grunt of the Suzuki GSX-R1000 or the refined engine and …
In the movie The Big Short, a group of stock analysts made a lot of money by betting against the bubble that was the American subprime housing market about 10 years ago. If the same fellas are still around I wouldn't be surprised if they …
SA’s deadline was rejected. NSW Water Minister Niall Blair said “all bets are off” on cooperative negotiations and NSW would “chance our arm in the Senate”
Chinese-led credit growth spun out of control last year and I think there has to be more tightening to prevent bubbles in the real estate and stock markets ... must be demolished by our natural impulse. Niall Ferguson is Author of The Ascent …
NIALL QUINN has promised a full inquest at the end of the season ... “Just like last season, we’ll sit down with Steve take stock and work out together how we improve on this season and how we continue the building process to make us …