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Gamestop: how a group of nostalgic nerds overturned a short-selling strategy

Gamestop: how a group of nostalgic nerds overturned a short-selling strategy In this article, Raphaël ROERO DE CORTANZE (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2018-2022) talks about the Gamestop case which has shaken up Wall Street last january. Gamestop: an … Continue reading

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How do “animal spirits” shape the evolution of financial markets?

How do “animal spirits” shape the evolution of financial markets? In this article, Raphaël ROERO DE CORTANZE (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2018-2022) explores the concepts of rationality of economic agents and animal spirits to explain the behavior of … Continue reading

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Producer Price Index

In this article, Bijal Gandhi (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2019-2022) elaborates on the concept of Producer Price Index. This reading will help you understand the meaning, calculation, uses and limitations of the Producer Price Index. What is Producer … Continue reading

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Consumer Price Index

In this article, Bijal Gandhi (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2019-2022) elaborates on the concept of Consumer Price Index. This reading will help you understand the meaning, calculation, uses and limitations of Consumer Price Index. What is Consumer Price … Continue reading

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Understanding financial derivatives: forwards

In this article, Alexandre VERLET (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2017-2021) explains why financial markets invented forwards and how they function. What’s a forward? A forward is a derivative that is rather simple to understand. To illustrate the principle, … Continue reading

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Working in finance: trading

In this article, Alexandre VERLET (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2017-2021) describes in detail the daily routine of a trader.   An iconic, yet unknown position Trading is undoubtedly the most iconic position of the market finance sector. Yet, … Continue reading

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Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate In this article, Bijal Gandhi (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2019-2022) explains in detail about Unemployment Rate. This read will help you understand the types of unemployment, the categories of unemployed individuals and the measures to calculate … Continue reading

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Inflation Rate

Inflation Rate In this article, Bijal Gandhi (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2019-2022) explains in detail about the inflation Rate. This read will help you understand the causes for inflation, the pros and cons of inflation and finally how … Continue reading

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Interest Rates

Interest rates In this article, Bijal Gandhi (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2019-2022) explains in detail about Interest Rates. This read will help you understand the impact of rising and falling interest rates and their relationship with the stock … Continue reading

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GDP

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) In this article, Bijal GANDHI (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2019-2022) explains the concept of GDP. This read will help you understand in detail the calculation, components, variations, and drawbacks of GDP. Gross Domestic Product … Continue reading

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