Bonds, Risk & Loss Aversion

Geopolitical Risks & Asia Crisis
Relation: Bonds/Stocks & Bonds/Currencies

decision making strategies by investors are assumed to be 'loss averse' meaning they are distinctly more sensitive to errors and losses than to gains. investors are assumed to evaluate their portfolios frequently, even if they have long-term investment goals such as saving for retirement or managing a pension plan. 

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/bonds/
http://treasury.worldbank.org/bdm/pdf/primer_emerging_markets_crises.pdf
http://www.economist.com/content/big-mac-index
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12943948
http://www.mtsindices.com/european-bond-spreads

Geopolitics, Russia & Recession

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/
Russia, Brinkman & The Logic Of Animal Conflict
http://www.nature.com/

What the End of the Oil Age Looks Like


The shift from crude oil to natural gas


Ukr/Russ Julija Hryhjan http://www.rosukrenergo.ch/eng.html

Risk & Bonds



US Bonds, Risk & A Human Behavioral Bias Known As Loss Aversion


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15 Billion Bailout