It has been said that stocks are not cheap and popular at the same time. Is it time to re-visit Robert Shiller’s well-known valuation metrics?
Theme of the Week
Fighting prejudice must be a core policy aim for President Biden if he is to begin to heal America. But, doing so means confronting the dramatic
It is time for each of us to shake off any moral fatigue that we feel and fight for democracy through civic engagement and discourse.
If China and the US – the world’s two largest emitters of carbon dioxide emitters – reach net-zero emissions by mid-century, everyone
Asia’s rapid emergence as a global technological leader over the last decade is a testament to the power of collaboration. And yet, in much
It is time to recognize that our material and physical well-being are inseparable and that we need to aspire to a health and wealth of all
Regulating social media requires nuance and cannot be done in piecemeal fashion, or the unintended consequences will be worse than the problem.
Numerous newspapers have published obituaries of Jim Wolfensohn, largely focusing on his time as President of the World Bank. He was my mentor,
Higher education, long in denial about the need to fundamentally change, must now embrace its moment to cross the Rubicon.
For ESG investing to succeed, it needs recognition of its normative underpinnings and approaches that incorporate human, not algorithmic,
Over the past few decades, the US justice system has gone from effectively punishing white-collar crimes to slapping corporations on the wrist
Joe Biden has won the US presidency, but he will have a hard time restoring ethical concerns in a country with so many voters who have become
Any approach, whether derived from economic, statistical or financial models, that considers interaction between conscious humans as mechanical
America stands at a critical turning point in its history, where the gathering storm clouds of four distinct crises have formed and are converging
In addition to introducing a massive policy response to the COVID-19 crisis, the US Federal Reserve this year has announced a fundamental
Considering the economy as machine, the market as automaton, and humans as robots is an ontological mistake, and a very expensive one at that.
Far from bolstering multilateralism, COVID-19 has revealed a world of nation-states locked into a destructive zero-sum contest. The United
The recent weakening of the US dollar can be explained by near-term market forces rather than any epochal shift.
Rather than obsess over tax rates, investors should consider more broadly how economic, policy and political factors will shape the market
While much of the world remains distracted by the COVID-19 pandemic, Turkey is trying to reshape its geopolitical neighborhood, and Lebanon
In recent years, the world has made considerable progress in the fight against cholera. But, with climate change, urbanization, and population
A Marvel Tribute to Chadwick Boseman
There were no special effects, no crowds, no band, no balloons. But, none of this was needed. As Joe Biden looked at a blank camera, with
The chances of a Sino-American cold war are far higher today than they were just months ago. Even worse, the chances of an actual war, resulting