GOP, Democratic Voters Agree on One Thing: Stabilizing Social Security
Higher taxes are strongly favored over reduction in benefits, no matter the party affiliation.
The Ebola Effect: How Will The International Investment Community Respond?
Contagion could bring with it not just threats to health, but to markets and economies as well.
Investor Behavior by the Book
As you might imagine, people send me more books to review than I can possibly read. But "Investor Behavior" piqued my interest.
Keynes vs. Hayek Smackdown: Battle Still Rages Between Long-Dead Economists
To many market watchers, the fight of the century was the battle royale between economists John Maynard Keynes and Friedrich August von Hayek--and it's a fight that rages on though the opponents died years ago.
The Rise of the Regulators
Historical Research: A Century of Healthcare Battles
A pivotal moment in the health care debate came when the president went before Congress and said this: "Millions of our citizens do not now...
Birth of a Profession
The independent adviser profession--or "investment counseling," as it was originally called--owes its existence to a convergence of events and influences in the first quarter of...