Authors Posts by Prof. Burton G. Malkiel

Prof. Burton G. Malkiel

Chemical Bank Chairman’s Professor of Economics Princeton University

Investing pioneer Burton Malkiel: Don’t worry about the yield-curve recession indicator

Investing pioneer Burton Malkiel believes investors shouldn't worry too much about a key recession indicator — the so-called the flattening yield curve. "Recently, the curve...

An Inverted Yield Curve May Not Portend Doom

How worried should investors and policy makers be about the possibility of an inverted yield curve—a historical predictor of future recessions and bear markets...