I need to write paper using concepts from any of the following topics and its relation to a recent news item in Wall street Journal – see in particular the sections titled “Markets”and”Business”. You can also reference other high quality financial journalism sources such as the FinancialTimes, The Economist.
Portfolio Theory and Practice ,
Risk, Return, and the Historical Record
Capital Allocation to Risky Assets
Optimal Risky Portfolios
(The suggested length guideline is one page doublespaced of your writing + however much space you need to provide a copy of your chosen news item).
In each response paper
(1) explain the theory and empirical evidence for the course concept chosen (50%) and
(2) show how it relates to a recent item in the news (50%). Please provide a copy of the news item