Practical analysis for investment professionals

Jerry H. Tempelman, CFA

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Biography

Jerry H. Tempelman, CFA, is a former senior financial and economic analyst with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

Author's Posts
Book Review: How to Make Money with Junk Bonds

This well-written and occasionally humorous tutorial on investing in speculative-grade corporate debt covers the essential aspects of high-yield debt, including credit analysis and why one would want to invest in high-yield bonds in the first place. As a basic introduction to the high-yield debt market, the book can’t be beat.

Book Review: The Growth Map: Economic Opportunity in the BRICs and Beyond

The author summarizes past research on the BRICs and other emerging markets and predicts that by 2050, the world’s largest economies will not be the G–7 nations but will instead include several countries currently considered emerging markets.