Time now for an in-depth look at the market news this afternoon.
And for that, I'm joined on the line by Dr. Yang Jun-sok, professor of economics at the Catholic University of Korea.
Professor Yang, thank you for making time today.
Stocks in New York were down overnight. Investors are still trying to figure out the latest stimulus bill. In Korea, the Kospi and the Kosdaq were up a little bit. What's the story in the global markets and here in Korea.
The price of gold has been setting new record highs multiple days in a row. A lot of people expect it'll keep going up. What's your view, professor?
The Federal Reserve is holding its Open Markets Committee meeting on Tuesday and Wednesday. It seems like the monetary support for the economy is going to continue, but the question is in what form. What are you looking for in this meeting?