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Brazil, Korea: Two Tales of a Macroprudential Regulation

Otaviano Canuto | Posted 02.01.2014 | World
Otaviano Canuto

The pervasiveness and relevance of asset price booms and busts in modern economies has now been fully acknowledged. So has the case for combining prudential regulation and monetary policy in the complementary pursuit of financial and macroeconomic stability.

Elephants and Macro-Financial Linkages

Otaviano Canuto | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Otaviano Canuto

Global financial integration and the linkages between the financial and the real sides of economies are sources of huge policy challenges. A newly released book sheds new light on those multiple challenges.

Testing Iran's Change of Position

Allan Topol | Posted 11.25.2013 | Politics
Allan Topol

Some in the U.S. concluded that at long last, Tehran desires a thaw in its relations with Washington and a normalization. I remain skeptical, hoping they are correct, but unwilling to make that leap for a number of reasons.

Three Influencing Factors for Personal Hyper-Growth

Rajesh Setty | Posted 11.04.2013 | Business
Rajesh Setty

You have hyper-growth when the time and cost for you to make meaningful contributions keeps dropping at a healthy rate.

Marrying Monetary Policy and Financial Regulation

Otaviano Canuto | Posted 07.09.2013 | World
Otaviano Canuto

If the global financial crisis -- and the events that led up to it -- have taught us anything, it is, "No complacency with asset price booms." We know firsthand the dire consequences of bubbles.

210 New Billionaires on The Forbes List -- How Can You Get There?

Steve Siebold | Posted 05.05.2013 | Business
Steve Siebold

Anyone can adopt the thoughts and beliefs of the rich and overcome years of negative programming. While you might not ever land on the Forbes Billionaires list, you can substantially increase your wealth.

The Rules of Investing: Ignore Them at Your Peril

James Berman | Posted 01.09.2013 | Business
James Berman

Should investing be governed by simple rules? It not only should be. It must.

'Leverage' Canceled; Finale To Air Christmas Day

Posted 12.21.2012 | TV

"Leverage" has been canceled, according to The Hollywood Reporter. It won't be a merry Christmas for fans of the TNT drama, since the intended Seas...

What To Watch This Christmas

Posted 12.21.2012 | TV

As Christmas Day draws nearer, the networks have begun ramping up their holiday programming, dusting off old classics like "It's A Wonderful Life" and...

Will 'Leverage' End After Season 5?

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.07.2012 | TV

Since an official decision has yet to be made about the future of TNT's "Leverage," creator Dean Devlin chose to write the show's fifth season finale ...

What To Watch On TV This Week

Posted 11.26.2012 | TV

Now that Thanksgiving is behind us, we're looking ahead to some returning primetime favorites and also, saying farewell to a few shows until the new y...

Decoding Romney

Paula Gordon | Posted 12.28.2012 | Politics
Paula Gordon

Financial engineering of the type Mitt Romney represents is not going to fix our problems -- it is what got us into this godawful mess.

Reclaiming Halloween to Reclaim a City Block

Tiziana Dearing | Posted 12.26.2012 | Impact
Tiziana Dearing

Megan has received a grant from a neighborhood trust to revitalize her block for trick-or-treating. She and her neighbors are working together to create a long line of houses inviting and welcoming to kids, culminating in an outdoor showing of a classic scary movie.

'Dallas,' 'Southland' & More TNT Shows Get Premiere Dates

Posted 10.02.2012 | TV

"Dallas" will be back to heat up your winter. TNT has announced the Season 2 premiere date along with a slew of other premiere dates for its winter TV...

Crystal Bell

Treat Williams Talks Hockey & Playing The Bad Guy

HuffingtonPost.com | Crystal Bell | Posted 07.20.2012 | TV

Treat Williams may have made his TV mark as Dr. Andy Brown on "Everwood," but one of our favorite small screen dads is changing it up for a guest role...

What To Watch This Week: 'Breaking Bad,' 'Political Animals' & More

Posted 07.10.2012 | TV

Summer's heating up with a number of high profile premieres this week, so even if you're on vacation, make sure your DVR is hard at work. It's a bu...

Summer's Hottest TV Actors

Posted 09.05.2012 | TV

Though many shows have signed off for the summer, TV is still heating up with new series and returning ones to keep us entertained. And with the Su...

Paget Brewster Makes A Post-'Criminal Minds' Move

Posted 05.08.2012 | TV

So long, "Criminal Minds" -- Paget Brewster has superhero duties to attend to. According to Deadline.com, the actress is set to voice one of the m...

'Dallas,' 'The Closer' Spinoff Get Premiere Dates

Posted 03.15.2012 | TV

Get ready to head back to Southfork ranch: TNT's "Dallas" reboot has been scheduled for the summer! The continuation of the '80s soap starring Larry H...

Greece and Credit Default Swaps: Bucking the ISDA Cartel

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 05.03.2012 | Business
Janet Tavakoli

The disputes over credit default swaps on Greece highlight the fact that most participants in the credit derivatives market are at the mercy of ISDA when it comes to interpretation of ISDA's language. The only solution to that is to exercise one's rights.

15 TV Stars Who've Won Oscars

Posted 02.25.2012 | TV

The Oscars will crown a new crop of Hollywood royalty when the winners are announced during the Sun., Feb. 26 ceremony (8 p.m. EST on ABC); but many p...

What To Watch This Week

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 01.09.2012 | TV

Midseason TV is back in full swing, and several fan favorites make their triumphant returns this week. After a long hiatus, "30 Rock" is back with its...

50 Best Episodes of 2011

BuddyTV | Posted 02.18.2012 | TV

The best individual episodes of television that aired in 2011. #50 "Finale," Smallville A fitting end to the superhero drama's 10-year run, Clar...

What To Watch This Week

Posted 12.19.2011 | TV

MONDAY, DECEMBER 19 "Terra Nova" (8 p.m. ET, Fox) two-hour season finale Thanks to eroding ratings and tepid critical reception, it's possible tha...

The EU 'Rescue Fund' -- Part Of The Problem, Not The Solution

Gemma Godfrey | Posted 01.07.2012 | Business
Gemma Godfrey

There is still much to be decided before EU leaders can claim to have provided a comprehensive and credible plan to end the sovereign debt crisis.