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What Keeps Economists Up At Night? And Other Stuff

Friday, January 18, 2019

We armed The Indicator's producers with your questions, and they unleashed them on a roomful of economists at the annual meeting of the American Economic Association.


Short Sellers' Impact On Markets

Friday, November 09, 2018

Short sellers — investors who bet against companies — get a bad rap, but research suggests they help keep markets running smoothly.


All Aboard The Bankmobile!

Thursday, November 08, 2018

How one bank gave a whole new meaning to the term "mobile banking."


Short Shrift For Short Sellers

Monday, October 22, 2018

Short sellers get a bad rap. Sometimes with good reason. But overall, they're an inevitable and useful part of a healthy financial system.


The Liars Of Romance

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

People lie when they're looking for a mate online. Today on the Indicator: the lies we tell online, and how often we tell them.


Sanctions, Iran, And The Battle Over SWIFT

Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Today on the Indicator: How a small Belgian company wields enormous influence in global finance and diplomacy.


The Market For Air

Friday, July 20, 2018

How something that's all around us came to be worth millions of dollars.


The Beautiful Indicator

Monday, June 25, 2018

Team Indicator takes on the World Cup. We drink, we cheer, we watch the game and, of course, we bring our economic indicators.


The Homeless Count

Friday, April 27, 2018

The homeless population in Los Angeles County has been skyrocketing. A team from USC tried to figure out why.


Meet The Man On A Quest To Upend 1 Corner Of The Student Loan Industry

Thursday, April 26, 2018

For years even the most predatory student loans have been impossible to default on, but one lawyer has discovered a loophole that makes it possible.


The Loan Ranger

Monday, April 16, 2018

Most people think you can't get rid of student loans in bankruptcy. Turns out most people are wrong.