Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Feb 25, 2018  |  :   economics, finance, macroeconomics, newsroom, stock-market, trends-global

Natural sciences in usual circumstances are wonderfully predictable; what goes up must come down. Economists since Walras have been promoting the profitable illusion that economics is a natural science. Today, more than anytime in history, that charade is obviously ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Jan 19, 2016  |  :   computer-science, data-firm, data-science, economics, learning-center, macroeconomics, trade

What is macroeconomics Macroeconomics is the field of economics that deals with aggregated quantities. Microeconomics, for example, might deal with firm level economics, while macroeconomics might deal with aggregate firms level economics, the economics of all the firms ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Feb 26, 2015  |  :   economics, finance, macroeconomics, newsroom, opinion, trends-global

US indicators out this week, like the Chicago PMI and the CPI estimates, support both sides of a US turn-around, the output side and the consumption side. Yet still the FED, though widely expected to raise rates in the summer, remains tight-lipped about it, downplaying ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Mar 28, 2013  |  :   academic, economics, finance, macroeconomics, research, trade

Abstract This report analyzes EU-wide public procurement markets and market segments through modelling of the EU’s Tenders Electronic Daily (TED) data, among other sources, as well as the critical legal elements of the emerging EU-wide public procurement regime. ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Dec 7, 2012  |  :   academic, economics, finance, macroeconomics, research, trade

Abstract An analysis of procurement laws and statistics at the major levels of government across Canada. Data collection, wrangling, modelling, research, writing, and editing by Yuri Tricys, among others. Author and Director of research, Kurt Hubner. Download EU ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Mar 15, 2011  |  :   academic, economics, macroeconomics, research, statistics, trade

Abstract This paper reviews arguments in academic literature for and against Lithuania’s pursuit of EMU accession. The results indicate Lithuania stands to gain in trade with ROW and with the EMU on completion of change-over to the Euro. Moreover, trade ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Feb 26, 2011  |  :   academic, economics, finance, macroeconomics, research

Abstract This paper reviews academic arguments for and against fiscal policy alignment and increased transnational budgets in the EMU. It suggests credit market instruments are costlier than tax based transfers and the current system of structural funding is ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Nov 28, 2009  |  :   economics, finance, macroeconomics, newsroom, opinion

Pundits of the double-dip recession theory cite the now globally anticipated fallout of the U.S. dollar as a key source. The fed is printing money like confetti, they say. The U.S. Treasury bill bubble is soon to pop, they add. The newly coined (U.S. dollar-carry trade) ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Oct 22, 2008  |  :   economics, finance, macroeconomics, newsroom, opinion, politics, stock-market

It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to see that addressing the liquidity problem on Wall Street by borrowing to restore the ability to lend does not address the underlying aggregate debt issue. The common sense approach says that to avoid a sudden crash or some ...

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