Markets, economy, stocks, growth, global, fixed income, international, asset classes
Michael Cembalest discusses the aches and pains constraining growth around the world, the severity of these ailments, and the degree of contagion from emerging to developed economies.
Updated each quarter, the Guide to the Markets illustrates a comprehensive array of market and economic trends and statistics.
Updated each quarter, this piece explores key themes from our Guide to the Markets, providing timely economic and investment insights.
Includes discussion of Europe, the US, Japan, emerging markets, and infrastructure
2011 estimates and the thinking behind the numbers. Executive summary
Analysis of Japan's recent nation election. Positive market reaction also addressed.
Bond yields remain at or near historic lows around the world, leading to a substantial increase in the value of pension plan liabilities.
Analysis of the Bank of Japan's aggressive new monetary policies designed to tame inflation down to 2%
What will higher interest rates mean for real estate? In the short term, the impact on real estate capitalization rates is likely to be minimal. It’s important to separate the impact of higher interest rates into short- and long-term effects.