The Endgames of Autumn

My favorite economist, Dr. Ed Yardeni, recently observed that the equity markets have more than doubled since early 2009 by evading worst-case expectations in one "endgame" scenario after another.

Almost as soon as Dr. Ed noted that this fall's endgame worries, numerous as they are, might not be sufficiently scary or disheartening to continue the trend, the White House: 1) began signaling its intentions to launch a strike on Syria for its use of chemical weapons against its citizenry, then 2) walked back the timing of any such strike by announcing that it will ask for Congress' approval first....869 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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