Saturday, October 21, 2017

Bank of Canada: Rate Hike July 2017

For the first time in 7 years, the Bank of Canada has chosen to raise the overnight rate target from 0.5% to 0.75%....

The Cobra Effect

  I don’t think the British had cobras roaming the street. Wild guess, I know, but it probably explains why they were so surprised to...

3 Things You Need to Know About the CHOICE Act

While the American public (and the rest of the world) watched James Comey make the highest-viewed testimony in congressional hearing history, the Republican-majority House...

Anti-Intellectualism: The Demerit Subsidized Good?

Recently, President Donald Trump announced the intent of the United States to withdraw from the Paris Accord. For some, this was a shock as...

OLS, BLUE and the Gauss Markov Theorem

In today’s article, we will extend our knowledge of the Simple Linear Regression Model to the case where there are more than one explanatory...

Newsonomics: Trends in Competition and Bias in the News Industry

Allegedly the most empirical civilization of all time, our Information Age would no doubt serve its audience righteously in their attempts to obtain knowledge....