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Trump Admin Drops Bombshell Days Before NAFTA Negotiations

Trump Admin Drops Bombshell Days Before NAFTA Negotiations

                  By Vernon Lindo ’20   The Trump Administration has announced its hardline stance on changes to the rule of origin regarding… Read more »

Trump Unveils New Tax Plan

Trump Unveils New Tax Plan

                By Jialun Wang ’21 Last Wednesday, President Trump and GOP leaders unveiled their nine-page tax proposal that, if passed, will result in… Read more »

Trade War with China?

Trade War with China?

By: Grace Shi, ’19 President Trump’s election has brought a possible trade war with China to the forefront of politics. During the election campaign, Trump stated on several occasions that,… Read more »

The TPP vs RCEP: Washington chooses RCEP

The TPP vs RCEP: Washington chooses RCEP

  By: Gwen Yucong Shi, 18′ When Trump withdrew from the TPP amid a flurry of other decisions in January, his withdrawal was met with minimal protest. After all, opponents of… Read more »

Financial Markets react to the US Presidential Elections

Financial Markets react to the US Presidential Elections

Pietro Mattarima On November 8th, the United States elected Donald Trump as its 45th President. The election result was greatly unexpected, given that the vast majority of pollsters and analysts… Read more »

The Misconceptions of Passive Investing

The Misconceptions of Passive Investing

By Grace Shi ’19 In recent years, passive funds have outperformed active managers. Actively picking stocks with the goal of beating the market is becoming a dying business, as investors… Read more »

China GDP grows at 6.7 percent amid growing concerns about structural problems

China GDP grows at 6.7 percent amid growing concerns about structural problems

By Pietro Mattamira   Last Wednesday the Chinese government released GDP figures for the third quarter. The Chinese economy grew at a 6.7 percent rate year-over-year, in line with expectations,… Read more »

IMF Raises 2016 UK Growth Outlook, but Lowers 2017 Forecast

IMF Raises 2016 UK Growth Outlook, but Lowers 2017 Forecast

By Grace Shi ’19 The International Monetary Fund (IMF) upgraded its 2016 GDP growth outlook for the UK, but lowered its 2017 forecast, claiming that uncertainty surrounding the country’s economic… Read more »

Every Hedge Fund’s Best Friend – Valeant Pharmaceuticals

Every Hedge Fund’s Best Friend – Valeant Pharmaceuticals

By Mahir Chadha ’18 In 2006, Valeant Pharmaceuticals was priced at $17.21 a share, a bargain for a high growth company with incredible potential. Over the next 10 years, Valeant… Read more »

U.S. Cannot Counteract Global Economic Slowdown Alone

U.S. Cannot Counteract Global Economic Slowdown Alone

By Alex Mui ’17 The global economy is entering uncharted waters in this unprecedented period of dissenting monetary policy. The United States is continuing to raise rates after nearly a… Read more »

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