Socionomics and Social Mood
Changes in social mood precede changes in the markets, the economy, politics and more. Understanding this insight equips you to anticipate major shifts in trends and capitalize on lucrative opportunities before most people see them coming. Content provided by EWI's affiliated research organization, the Socionomics Institute.
Alyssa Hayden, director of the Socionomics Institute, introduces the February 2019 Socionomist.
What changed public opinion from "No" to "Yes" about legal marijuana? There's lots of answers, but the biggest reason is also the most surprising. See it for yourself.
EWI's Interest Rate analyst Jordan Kotick shows the "Financial Stress Index," and explains the sudden burst of volatility in the Treasuries market.
Alan Hall of the Socionomics Institute explains how stocks can foretell the president's fate.
Alyssa Hayden, director of the Socionomics Institute, introduces the January 2019 Socionomist.
Alyssa Hayden, director of the Socionomics Institute, introduces the December 2018 Socionomist.
"Power performance" in baseball achieved all-time records in 2018. How? NOT with steroids, rule changes, or a livelier baseball. Alan Hall has the answer the scientists missed.
Alyssa Hayden, director of the Socionomics Institute, introduces the October 2018 Socionomist.
Empires rise and fall, but not randomly. One recent study found that in ancient Egypt and China, for example, “periods of chaos…recurred every 500 years.” There is a rhythm to human history, and it follows a familiar pattern.
Politics & culture wars are a small threat to the NFL, compared to the far bigger long-term threat: The still-moving ripple of scandal that could sink the popularity of the NFL and football generally. See that scandal for yourself, and the mood that drives it.
Letter from the Editor
We spell out the “what,” “when” and “where” of this event: Look for yourself to see if you can find it on our chart of the Dow Industrials.
Letter from the Editor
Violence between Israelis and Palestinians in Gaza appears intractable. When might it end? Socionomics has a thought-provoking, evidence-based answer.
Keep an eye on the bond market: It's a gauge of social mood swings. If the swing is big enough, the seismic change that follows affects everyone.