Do Big Businesses Die Young? Fact-Checking Jeff Bezos – Forbes

ForbesDo Big Businesses Die Young? Fact-Checking Jeff BezosForbesAs one of the world's most valuable brands, it's hard to imagine a time when Amazon may cease to exist. Jeff Bezos, the company's illustrious CEO and founder, however, sees its extinction as a real possibility. At an all-… [Read More...]

Do Fire Sales Create Externalities?

This paper contributes to our understanding of the role of large institutional investors in securities markets, providing evidence that the structure of the mutual fund industry increases the risks of costly “fire sales.” We develop three novel measures of how much of the price impact of their trading different … [Read More...]

Pfizer to raise drug prices despite Trump complaints – CNN

CNNPfizer to raise drug prices despite Trump complaintsCNNNew York (CNN Business) Pfizer is planning to raise prices on 41 drugs in January, a few months after the company agreed to defer hikes under heavy pressure from President Donald Trump. The manufacturer said Friday it would raise the list price of all …… [Read More...]