Posts Tagged ‘SEC’

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    How Might the SEC Relate to SNL?

    Nov 11, 13 • 428 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Growth, Gender Issues, Labor, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Starting with an excellent New Yorker magazine profile of SEC Chair Mary Jo White, I wound up at Saturday Night Live. First, some background on Ms. White: A tough federal prosecutor and top partner at a prestigious law firm, a fiercely competitive runner and

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    Preventing a ‘Flash Crash’

    Aug 21, 10 • 199 Views • Businesses, International Trade and Finance, RegulationNo Comments

    Do you remember the ‘flash crash‘? On Thursday, May 6, for close to 20 minutes, markets everywhere wildly fluctuated.  It began at 2:23 when certain stock prices started moving oddly. With Apple trading at approximately $250 a share, at 2:44,