Risk Aversion, Global Asset Prices, and Fed Tightening Signals - Liberty Street Economics
"We find that the initial signal of a possible change in U.S. monetary policy coincided with an increase in global risk aversion, which put downward pressure on global asset prices. "
Americans borrowing record amount to buy cars
Long winter costs US states millions as salt runs low and plows work overtime | World news | theguardian.com
Scotiabank raises dividend on higher first-quarter profit of $1.7 billion | Toronto Star
Vancouver house prices hit new high - The Globe and Mail
"The average price for single-family detached houses sold in Greater Vancouver has soared to a record high of more than $1.36-million."
Philadelphia to Sell Its Gas Works Utility for $1.9 Billion - NYTim...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.