The Economic Effects on Finance, Investing, Social Interactions, and Politics
Contributor's Links: Global Economic Intersection

Founded by John Lounsbury and Steven Hansen, Global Economic Intersection (Econintersect) focuses on the economic effects on ... more

ALL CONTRIBUTIONS

Business Values Hit Record Highs In Lower Middle Market
Middle-market valuation multiples eclipsed previous highs in Q3 with an average TEV/Adjusted EBITDA multiple of 7.5x on $10-250mm deals.
Read
Why Have Central Banks Expanded Balance Sheets So Much?
Central banks balance sheets have been growing exponentially and now total more than $20 trillion.
Watch
November 2017 Small Business Optimism Closes In On 1983 Record
The Index of Small Business Optimism gained 3.7 points to 107.5 in November, the second highest reading in the 44-year history of the NFIB surveys (108.0 in July 1983).
Read
Bitcoin And Financial Governance
Bitcoins, like physical gold, are "mined". The miners don't "create" the money by typing numbers into bank accounts. The miners "produce" the money by working at mining.
Read
The Bitcoin Bubble - How We Know It Will Burst
In the last year, the price of Bitcoin has increased from less than US$800 to more than US$19,000. This huge spike in value has many asking if it is a bubble or if the high price today is here to stay.
Read
November 2017 Job Cuts Lowest Year-To-Date Total In 20 Years
U.S.-based employers announced 35,038 job cuts in November, up 30 percent from the same month last year, when 26,936 job cuts were announced. Employers have announced 17 percent more cuts than in October 2017, when 29,831 cuts were announced.
Read

Comments

Latest Comments
Betting On India
2 years ago
I am a foreigner who lives in India about 6 months a year. there is a theory that a ship runs smoother if all rowers are rowing in the same direction - even if it is wrong. At this point Rajan is the rower trying to move the ship in the opposite direction. It is significantly easier to slow an economy down than speed it up - in fact, i see no evidence from anywhere in the world that monetary policy can be used to accelerate an economy. Rajan's policies are a brake on the indian economy.
In this article: PIN
1 to 1 of 1 comments

STOCKS I FOLLOW

QQQ PowerShares QQQ Trust Series 1
SPY SPDR S&P 500

TWEETS

PERSONAL BLOG

Latest Posts
The Dominance Of Google And Facebook In One Chart
Over the next couple years, digital advertising is expected to pass television to become the largest ad market in existence.

Work Experience

Education

Publications