Category Archives: Economy-General

Economy – general: general economic and business cycles.

Rapid Climate Change

Climate Change New Dawn in Climatology January 3, 2011 by Mark Sircus Actually the deep snow above at Mammoth Mountain is nothing compared to the snow at one Vancouver Island ski resort, which was practically completely snowed-in. Mount Washington has … Continue reading

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Dow Jones versus Gold – Long Waves

In the Long Wave Group Report of a couple of days ago, a comparison is made between stock prices and gold prices by plotting the ratio of the two over the last 125 years. The Long Wave Group have several … Continue reading

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Is the Kondratiev wave still relevant?

This question is asked on Interactive investor yesterday at http://www.iii.co.uk/articles/articledisplay.jsp?article_id=10105568&special_id=10060887 where Peter temple states: Why should an obscure economist liquidated as part of Stalin’s purges in the 1930s be relevant to today’s generation of stockmarket investors? To get the answer … Continue reading

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AORD cycle of 1884 days (62 months)

I received an email from Jeff Connell in Australia which I quote here with his permission: I don’t know whether this comes across as “teaching your grandmother how to suck eggs”, as you are the master, but as a thank … Continue reading

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The Lambda Function

Several papers by Stephen J Taylor and Brian G Kingsma, “Non-stationarity in Sugar Prices” http://www.jstor.org/pss/3009471 and “An Analysis of the Variance and Distribution of Commodity Price Changes” deal with a method of pre-processing price data which is suitable for many … Continue reading

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Cycle in US depressions

(from a post by Darrin Vernier in astrofin Yahoo group) The two Great Depressions of American history up to this point have been in 1873 and 1929. Interestingly 56 years has been a favorite cycle period of authors such as … Continue reading

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Financial time series cycle analysis

Good morning all! I want to thanks Ray for this new born blog, I hope this will be a place where meeting people to share ideas and work together. I am involved in cycle analysis for stocks, indices and generally … Continue reading

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