Tag Archives: Systemic Risk

Systemic Risk Factor #1: Jobs

On June 19, 2009, a premiere economic consulting firm (not to be named) forecasted a job loss of 275,000 in June. To me, this seemed odd. The May drop of “only” 345,000 jobs (unrevised) seemed like noisy data. There was … Continue reading

Contagious Systemic Risk: My Warning in 2005

Durham , NC — In late January 2005, Fuqua finance professor Cam Harvey traveled to Davos, Switzerland, for the world’s most important annual economic forum. From his panel discussion on corporate earnings to his encounters with senators and celebrities, Harvey … Continue reading