in Context - Summer 2011

featured articles:

  • Making Sense of the Eurozone Debt Crisis - How did it all begin? How are the recent developments between the IMF and European Union going to affect the global economy?
  • Understanding Credit Default Swaps - Credit Default Swaps were an integral part of the 2008 financial crisis, but what are they?
  • Home Bias - Q&A with Kenneth R. French on why investors tend to overweight their portfolio's with equities from their home country.
  • Making Plans - The estate planning process and value of having an estate plan for your family