Posts Tagged ‘Dow Industrial Average’

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    Stock Market Crashes

    Aug 19, 11 • 191 Views • Behavioral Economics, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic History, Financial Markets, Households, International Trade and Finance, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    How to define a stock market crash? One economic paper has 2 suggestions: “When you see it you know it.” Look at depth and duration: A 20% drop is a crash while length can vary. Several possibilities: 1 day, 5 days, 1 month, 3 months, 1 year.

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    Stocks and Tweets

    Oct 25, 10 • 169 Views • Behavioral Economics, Financial MarketsNo Comments

    An Indiana University researcher thinks he has confirmed that mood and stock market movement correlate. The results, though, were not what he expected. 1) Originally, he and his students thought that they would discover a positive relationship between the