I am quite new to economics. I was reading about changes in interest rates and its effect on currency value. The fact is as interest rates increases, the currency value also increases and vice ...
I am not sure if this is a India specific issue. I understand that gold is a basically non-value add asset and real estate business generates jobs and people do need houses to live in. My doubt is ...
Ben Bernake said today that he can't lower interest rates further because they can't be lowered below zero. IIUC benchmark interest rates are determined by what someone is willing to pay in an ...
The question primarily is based on the presumption that Governments would ideally want to maintain a small inflationary environment. In that case, are we really talking about a future where groceries ...
A deflationary event or.. ? Also, I'm interested in seeing if it's as negative as a bubble or it has positive effects.
From everything I read, the U.S. debt downgrade is expected to drive up borrowing costs all across the board. But I have a theory that it will actually lower the borrowing costs of large, financially ...
Operating a Ponzi scheme is a crime which I suppose has some sort of definition in the penal code or criminal law. It is a fraudulent investment operation that pays returns to separate investors from ...
OK, we all know that investment is good for the economy because it creates jobs, which allows people to go out and spend money. However, spending is also good for the economy because it attracts ...