Global Investing/Expert Profile


Ask A Question

Michael Taillard

U.S.
Available
Expertise

Accepts most finance questions

Experience in the area

Consulting: American Red Cross; US Strategic Command -- Lecturing: Bellevue University (Bellevue, NE) Huijia College (Beijing), OPII Schools (Omaha), Madonna University (Livonia), Schoolcraft College (Livonia), ZomBCon (Seattle), Zombiefest (Lincoln) -- Media Appearances: Dead Man Working (2012 Movie documentary), The Heartland News (Omaha local news outlet)

Organizations

American Economics Association, Business Networks International, Midwest Writer's Guild, Zombie Research Society

Publications

Economics and Modern Warfare: The Invisible Fist of the Market (Palgrave Macmillan) -- 101 Things Everyone Should Know about Global Economics (Adams Media) -- Corporate Finance for Dummies (Wiley) -- Psychology and Modern Warfare (Palgrave Macmillan)

Education/Credentials

PhD (Financial Economics; honors) -- MBA (International Business Finance; honors) -- Grad School Certificate (International Business Management; honors) -- BS (International Business Economics; honors) -- AA (Business Administration; honors) -- Certificate (Chinese Language and Culture) -- Trade School (Transportation Logistics; honors)

What do you still hope to achieve/learn in this field?

We are always seeking better ways to optimize and predict capital allocations.

Something interesting about this subject that others may not know:

Markets are irrational in the short run. Traders are crazy, skittish, and subject to a number of illogical behaviors that influence their investing. In the long run, however, it all averages and tends to be representative of real economic value. Investors benefit from value, traders benefit from volatility.

Something controversial or provocative about this subject

There is a considerable amount of concern globally about corruption issues, legally and ethically.

Average Ratings

Recent Reviews from Users

Read More Comments

    K = Knowledgeability    C = Clarity of Response    P = Politeness
UserDateKCPComments
S. Mahabir04/11/13101010 
Carl04/04/13101010Right, maybe it is simply that. Still .....

 

Ask A Question

Global Investing

All Answers


Answers by Expert:


Ask Experts

Volunteer


©2016 About.com. All rights reserved.