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Historical investment analysis

Modest inflation rises, based on historical precedent, should not adversely affect the real return on equity investing, says annual Credit Suisse Global Investment Return Yearbook 2017 co-authored by Elroy Dimson of Cambridge Judge. With inflation at a multi-year high in…

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Lessons for today’s investors from financial market history

From 18th century ‘structured finance’ and currency speculation in the Middle Ages, to stock market performance in the 20th and 21st centuries. A new book edited by two University of Cambridge academics chronicles the historical development of asset returns, stock…

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Wellcome Trust: Book Prize Blog: The Hour Between Dog and Wolf, by John Coates

In the last of our Book Prize Blogs, Holly Story reads The Hour Between Dog and Wolf – a non-fiction book by former Wall Street trader Dr John Coates, now a fellow at Cambridge Judge Business School, which explores how…

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Loyola Law School: Book review: The Hour Between Dog and Wolf by John Coates

What a fun book this is! The Hour Between Dog and Wolf, by Dr John Coates from Cambridge Judge Business School, mixes pop finance with pop science, sketching some surprising links between them… I will trust Coates to get the…

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