Why would births and the stock market trend together, if they do at all? Sometimes answers can be found in subtleties. The deepest low in births in the 20th century came in 1933, the year after the century’s deepest low in the stock market. Why would there be a one-year lag? Well, can you think of an activity that always precedes a birth by about a year? If so, could this activity be related social mood?
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China relaxed its one-child policy in hopes that parents would apply to ...more
The July issue looks at 200 years of sugar consumption and how it relates to the recent decline in sugar demand. It also discusses the rising and falling fortunes of Vince McMahon, chairman of World Wrestling Entertainment. And in Mood Riffs, learn what socionomics has to say about the shortage of bidders for the 2022 Winter Olympics.
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September 16-19, 2014
Academy of Behavioral Finance and Economics
Los Angeles, California
April 11, 2015
2015 Social Mood Conference
Euan Wilson, researcher at the Socionomic Institute, was featured in a recent interview at Bloomberg ...more