Treasuries al 3%: la soglia psicologica di mercato spiegata dal modello Fed

Per quanto siano asset class aventi differente natura e, a detta di molti, addirittura antitetiche, equity e bond dovrebbero convergere verso il fatidico “fair value”. A dirlo è stato Ed Yardeni nel lontano 1997 ed espliciti riferimenti alla bontà del modello sarebbero giunti dalla stessa Fed sotto la guida dell’allora presidente Alan Greenspan. Egli stesso […]

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Impegnarsi nello studio può essere la chiave per diventare benestanti in Italia?

Prima del 1789, le società europee erano divise in ceti che venivano assegnati fin dalla nascita. I figli dei nobili avrebbero eternamente mantenuto i loro privilegi e chi apparteneva al Terzo Stato avrebbe per sempre occupato l’ultimo scalino della gerarchia sociale. Con la rivoluzione francese si diffonde la speranza che “l’ancien régime”, come lo definivano in […]

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PRE-ANNOUNCEMENT PRICE DRIFT: INSIDER TRADING OR JUST VERY GOOD ANALYSIS?

The term “pre-announcement price drift” refers to the tendency of financial asset prices to undergo significant changes before the official release of important economic data or financial announcements. Examining the phenomenon of pre-announcement price drift, we observe several key findings. Firstly, there are 7 economic data points where the pre-announcement price drift consistently aligns with […]

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Fast Fashion: Exploring the Real Price behind that $19.90

Supply chains exploiting the third world countries, (un)reasonably low prices very well weighing on the shoulders of forced or under-age labor, poor products quality impacting on the whole fashion industry, and irreparably serious environmental consequences: from the well known Zara’s empire to the new alarmingly rising Shein, these are the pillars that in the last […]

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Obesity and Socioeconomic Status (SES)

Is obesity a consequence of bad habits, or is it an effect of social class?  The stigma around obesity is a tale as old as time. The majority tends to think that obesity is the result of bad habits or a sedentary lifestyle. Although this is partly true, overweight and obesity are also a consequence […]

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