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Financial History Repeats Itself. The South Sea Bubble: 22 April 1720

By: Electra Ferriello April 30, 2020
22 April

This year, the ICF is looking back at the South Sea Bubble of 1720 which was the first global financial bubble that occurred 300 years ago in Paris, London and the Netherlands. On our South Sea Bubble 1720 project website, we share newspaper clippings from the Leydse Courant, a Dutch newspaper...

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Yale ICF Newsletter: February 2020

By: Electra Ferriello March 9, 2020
ICF Newsletter: Feb 2020

The February 2020 issue of the Yale ICF Newsletter is available online and highlights include: Global Network Investment Competition: Security Analysis Prize Winner Announcement Looking back 300 years at the South Sea Bubble of 1720 Finance faculty recognized for their...

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ICF Newsletter: December 2019

By: Electra Ferriello January 2, 2020
ICF December 2019 Newsletter

Did you read the latest issue of our ICF Newsletter?  Highlights from the December 2019 issue include: Global Network Investment Competition 2019-2020 2020 Whitebox Advisors Graduate Students Announced ICF Postdoctoral Fellow: Scott C. Miller Upcoming Events...

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ICF May 2019 Newsletter

By: Electra Ferriello May 23, 2019
ICF may 2019 newsletter

Did you receive the latest ICF May 2019 Newsletter?  Make sure to subscribe to our mailing list to receive all the latest ICF news as well as conference and event information. The ICF posts all newsletters with interactive links on our website so you can click here to see what the ICF and...

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The Evolution of Paper Money During the French Revolution

By: Electra Ferriello February 7, 2019
Rebecca Spang

ICF Visiting Fellow, Rebecca Spang, gave a talk to the SOM Community as part of the Becton Fellowship Program about “Making Money in the French Revolution.”  Rebecca is a visiting professor of history and studies eighteenth and nineteenth century European history.  She is currently teaching...

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