Tag: Analysis

What is The Wealth Effect?

What is The Wealth Effect?

Welcome to the Investors Trading Academy talking glossary of financial terms and events. Our word of the day is “Wealth effect” As people get wealthier, they consume more. This wealth effect has important consequences for monetary policy. When there is an interest rate increase, future income from assets such as equities must be discounted at …

Wealth of Cities

Wealth of Cities

This is the prime time of urbanization. Right now, 60 to 70 million people each year are being added to the urban population. That’s never happened before. That pace of urbanization will never be repeated again Few people really understand the magnitude of what’s happening, and what will happen over the course of the next …

UBI: Should We Get Free Money From The Government?

UBI: Should We Get Free Money From The Government?

(upbeat electronic music) – Universal basic income. It seems like a pretty simple concept, right? A government gives every one of its citizens no matter you who are, the size of your salary, just enough money to afford the basics like food, the electricity bill, maybe even rent on a cheap apartment. In theory this …

Why Isn’t There More Research About Gun Violence?

Why Isn’t There More Research About Gun Violence?

(techno music) – Guns. Few topics are as guaranteed to get Americans all riled up. Maybe not the best topic to bring up during family dinner, if you’re hoping for a nice, peaceful meal. (upbeat music) When talking about solutions to gun violence in America, you definitely have your extremes, those who wanna outlaw guns …