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Archive for November, 2014

  • Russia: 21st Century Empire?

    During the last year, the conflict in Ukraine has come perilously close to a state of full-blown though undeclared war. Looking back over the past 12 months, we’ve seen a seismic shift in the political makeup of the region. Russia has effectively annexed the Crimean Peninsula, which includes the city of Sevastopol, home of the […]

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  • Video: Conversations with Nouriel Roubini: Emerging Markets as Investment Opportunities

    Now that the golden era for emerging markets has ended, Nouriel Roubini looks ahead. Which emerging markets will put their houses in order and grow, and which ones face overwhelming odds? In the race between China and India, which will be the tortoise and which will be the hare?

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  • Video: Conversations with Nouriel Roubini: Dysfunction in DC

    Nouriel Roubini discusses the underlying causes of dysfunction in DC and assesses the impact gridlock may have on the US economy in coming years. Can divided US leadership enact the necessary structural reforms before it’s too late?

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  • Video: Conversations with Nouriel Roubini: Technology

    Innovations in robotics and artificial intelligence promise mind-boggling advances and higher productivity, but at a cost. Nouriel Roubini outlines the transformative effects the technological revolution will have on employment and advanced as well as emerging economies.

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  • Video: Conversations with Nouriel Roubini: International Investing

    Nouriel advises US investors to overcome their “home bias” and look to international investments for higher returns and a more balanced portfolio. He outlines the risks, rewards, and instruments investors should consider.

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  • Video: Conversations with Nouriel Roubini: Financial Literacy

    Without financial literacy, we blindly make our way through key decisions that could determine whether we succeed or fail in life. Nouriel Roubini maps how financial literacy is essential to success and shares his reasons for creating Roubini’s Edge.

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  • China Rising

    As the most populous nation on earth, and the world’s second-largest economy, China is increasingly becoming both a concern and an opportunity for investors. (As an example of China’s influence on the global economy, a recent analysis by The Economist tied more than 10% of American multinational corporate revenue to China.) A 4,000-year-old culture has […]

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  • Video: Nouriel Roubini on CNBC: Interest rates won’t rise soon

    On CNBC’s “Fast Money,” the chairman of Roubini Global Economics and New York University professor also said that monetary easing by central banks around the world could affect the U.S. economy.

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  • Monetary Policy—An Introduction

    Ash: To start today, let’s discuss why you think monetary policy is so important to individuals? It’s a topic that’s often talked about, but in the context of banks and corporations—not individuals—and usually with a lot of academic jargon. Nouriel: In the most fundamental sense, the ultimate goal of monetary policy is to keep the […]

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