The Xinyuan Real Estate Company (XIN) appears to be coming into its own as a global real estate development company. But like all such companies, there are plenty of risks ahead. The management team will have its hands full going forward.
The Labor Saving Effects of Switching from Store to Online Purchases: Amazon vs. Department Stores and MallsMay 10th, 2016 | © Elliott R. Morss, Ph.D. 1
Labor saving is taking place in service as well as goods-producing industries. This article looks at the effects of growing online sales on malls and department stores.
In the US, unemployment is only 5.5%, a near-full employment level. But workers’ wages have not grown much while incomes at the top have increased rapidly. What is going on?
Xinyuan Real Estate (XIN) recently released its SEC-required annual report for 2015. I have reviewed the report. There are a number of points worth noting.
In the winter of 2008, I was teaching at the University of Palermo (UP) in Buenos Aires. We were in a tall building overlooking the port and I noted an excess of ships in the harbor. It turned out …