The Weight of GDP

Dr. Alan Greenspan, Senior Economic Advisor. Dr. Greenspan served five terms as chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System from August 11, 1987, when he was first appointed by President Ronald Reagan.

Japan – The Times They Are A‐Changin’

The Bob Dylan anti-establishment, frustrated-youth song that became the anthem for change during the U.S. civil rights movement could also apply to corporate Japan today.  Japanese equity investors, frustrated with decades of poor returns, are calling for significant change.  It’s beginning to happen. 

Surprise, Surprise, Surprise

It’s hard to argue that either candidate’s election will amount to a surprise. After all, in the absence of polling data, it’s a coin-toss, a fifty-fifty chance either way. Come what may, the outcome won’t be a surprise. So why is the market so jittery and what’s in store?