TITLE

T BILLS VERSUS TINTORETTOS

AUTHOR(S)
Mei, Jianping; Moses, Michael
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;12/22/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 22, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the impact of economic slowdown on the art market. It mentions that sales at art auction houses Sotheby's and Christie's Inc. have gone down to 2006 levels or below even though over the long term art has performed well. It informs about the Mei Moses Art Indexes, based on repeat auction sales of the same works, used for evaluating the price of artworks. It states that correlation between annual returns on art and those on stocks is close to zero.
ACCESSION #
35886127

 

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