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Episode 6

Coronavirus - Mapping Fear onto Markets 

Published on: March 11, 2020 • Duration: 4 minutes

Roger Hirst and Dr. Richard Peterson, CEO of MarketPsych, talk about analyzing trends in global media and how they can affect financial market prices. Are the recent big sell-offs in stock markets related to the frequency of an infectious disease or the amount of fear in media content?

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