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(Marketwatch)   Uncle Ben is mystified as to why investors ignore political risk until the last possible second. Says the man who invented Helicopter Money   ( marketwatch.com) divider line
    More: Facepalm, Federal Reserve System, Chairman of the Federal Reserve, Bernanke, Dow Jones Industrial Average, Economics, Great Depression, Milton Friedman, Money supply  
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2017-05-18 09:30:13 AM  
That's easy. People are emotionally invested in their politics and it alters their objective analysis of markets.

/DNRTFA
 
2017-05-18 10:28:37 AM  
Because the people who manage investments are sociopaths and sociopaths have a limited ability to accurately assess risk because they believe the entire purpose of the universe is to cater to their will.
 
2017-05-18 11:29:20 AM  
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2017-05-18 11:46:37 AM  
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2017-05-18 12:27:47 PM  

edmo: That's easy. People are emotionally invested in their politics and it alters their objective analysis of markets.

/DNRTFA


Nope. One word: inertia. That explains so much of human behavior.
 
2017-05-18 01:52:00 PM  
Helicopter Money?  Is that what they're calling rice these days?
 
2017-05-18 02:33:42 PM  

jjorsett: edmo: That's easy. People are emotionally invested in their politics and it alters their objective analysis of markets.

/DNRTFA

Nope. One word: inertia. That explains so much of human behavior.


I'll buy that, a little later, when I get around to it.
 
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