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  • [Audio] Twitter Mood Predicts the Stock Market

    [Audio] Twitter Mood Predicts the Stock Market

    Indiana University Researchers Bollen and Mao to discuss their findings at the New Horizons Summit Bollen and Mao both come from engineering backgrounds; they were eager to obtain quantitative information on public mood, plain and simple. They set out to use their unique data mining tools to test a new […]

     
  • [Audio] Part II: Alan Hall on Epidemic Disease

    [Audio] Part II: Alan Hall on Epidemic Disease

    Socionomist Alan Hall continues his discussion with radio journalist Tom Jeffries about negative social mood and epidemics. Part II explores how changes in mood impact human immunity. Hall discusses potential threats on the horizon and provides charts that illustrate the timing of epidemics and their similarity to financial manias. Download Charts […]

     
  • [Audio] Alan Hall on Epidemic Disease

    [Audio] Alan Hall on Epidemic Disease

    Swine flu is a global pandemic. The World Health Organization warns that nations should prepare for a second wave of the virus. Socionomist Alan Hall talks to journalist Tom Jeffries about how periods of negative social mood are conducive to disease outbreaks. Running Time: 14 min 17 sec Download Audio […]

     
  • [Audio] Up for Sale

    [Audio] Up for Sale

    Using real estate price data from North America, Japan and Holland, Alan Hall reveals a common underlying psychological motivation behind real estate manias. The audio comes with five charts so you can see what Alan is talking about. PDF Download Running Time: 19 min 18 sec

     
  • [Audio] Part II: Alan Hall on Epidemic Disease

    [Audio] Part II: Alan Hall on Epidemic Disease

    Socionomist Alan Hall continues his discussion with radio journalist Tom Jeffries about negative social mood and epidemics. Part II explores how changes in mood impact human immunity. Hall discusses potential threats on the horizon and provides charts that illustrate the timing of epidemics and their similarity to financial manias. Running […]

     
  • [Audio] 10 Minutes with Robert Prechter

    [Audio] 10 Minutes with Robert Prechter

    Peabody Award-winning journalist Don Shelby interviews Robert Prechter about the herding impulse, social mood, the financial bailout and the media. Click the play button to listen to this interview originally broadcast on WCCO radio. Running Time: 10 min 21 sec

     
  • [Audio] Russia, Elections and Fractals

    [Audio] Russia, Elections and Fractals

    Listen as the Socionomics Institute’s Alan Hall explores Russia’s military activities, the U.S. election and the ubiquity of fractals in the second installment of his interview series with veteran journalist Tom Jeffries on CKNW radio. Running Time: 7 min 27 sec Download Audio (MP3)  

     
  • [Audio] Sizing Up a Superpower: A Socionomic Conversation About Russia

    [Audio] Sizing Up a Superpower: A Socionomic Conversation About Russia

    In his November 2007 special report, analyst Alan Hall forecasted a decline in Russian social mood, a top in the Russian market and increased conflict along Russia’s borders. Furthermore, he identified Georgia as a likely hot spot for violence. Nine months later, mood had plummeted, the Russian market index was […]

     
  • [Audio] Air Force Major Writes About Socionomics and America’s Economic and Military Future

    [Audio] Air Force Major Writes About Socionomics and America’s Economic and Military Future

    Maj. Tyson Hummel of the Air Command and Staff College, Air University, Maxwell Air Force Base has written a fascinating report that applies Socionomics to an analysis of America’s economic and military future, titled “Is the Science of Socionomics Able to Portend a Change in the United States’ Economic Might?” […]

     
  • [Audio] Harvard Medical School and the New England Journal of Medicine Weigh-in on the Obesity Crisis – It’s a Virus!

    [Audio] Harvard Medical School and the New England Journal of Medicine Weigh-in on the Obesity Crisis – It’s a Virus!

    What causes obesity? Apparently fat friends  — you catch it from them like a virus – or at least that is what a Harvard Medical School professor has published in the New England Journal of Medicine. Socionomics has some ideas on the subject, too. Unconscious social mood and herding are […]