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Roger Arnold is the chief economist for ALM Advisors, a Pasadena, Calif.-based money management firm specializing in income-generating portfolios. Concurrent with his other business responsibilities, Arnold was a radio talk show host for 15 years. He focuses on behavioral economics and chaos theory, better known as the "butterfly effect." He explains the relationships between political, economic and social systems, and how they are all reflected in the financial markets -- stocks, bonds, commodities, currencies and real estate.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jan 8, 2015 | 4:00 PM EST

It's insane to raise Fed funds rate in this environment.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jan 7, 2015 | 4:00 PM EST

It's now critical to actively monitor the dollar index.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jan 6, 2015 | 11:00 AM EST

It's fast becoming a self-fufilling prophecy.

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Roger Arnold

 | Dec 31, 2014 | 2:00 PM EST

A new social contract and a means of paying for it will be required.

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Roger Arnold

 | Dec 30, 2014 | 3:00 PM EST

The long-term trend of real income generation is negative.

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Roger Arnold

 | Dec 26, 2014 | 2:00 PM EST

Data may not necessarily indicate renewed growth.

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Roger Arnold

 | Dec 23, 2014 | 5:00 PM EST

Housing's impact on the economy appears to have diminished.

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Roger Arnold

 | Dec 18, 2014 | 4:00 PM EST

Watch the dollar index closely.

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Roger Arnold

 | Dec 17, 2014 | 4:00 PM EST

What does it imply for the economy and housing in general?

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Roger Arnold

 | Dec 16, 2014 | 4:00 PM EST

Raising rates would be counterproductive.

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