As a novel coronavirus spreads in China and to other countries, research remains limited on the global economic consequences of the outbreak. Here’s what we know so far.
There is an old story -- an apocryphal tale of the undead reanimated -- a legend passed down from stock broker to stock broker. They call it “the Halloween strategy.”
Mass shootings in the United States used to hurt the stock value of publicly listed gun makers. That effect has worn off, however, as the violence has become customary.
Investing in financial knowledge is akin to investing in human capital, argues a new paper in the
. Up to 40 percent of wealth inequality among retirees is a result of differences in financial knowledge.
When New York is enveloped in pollution, the stock market loses value and sends a negative signal to global markets, a recent paper finds.