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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

 | Aug 6, 2014 | 5:00 PM EDT

Banks are consolidating and increasing efficiency, and many metrics are shaping up.

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Roger Arnold

 | Aug 6, 2014 | 3:26 PM EDT
As part of a project called "The Web at 25" that Pew Research is running throughout 2014, a 65 page survey titled "AI, Robotics, and the Future of...
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Roger Arnold

 | Aug 5, 2014 | 6:00 PM EDT

Consumption has to happen on the retail level.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jul 30, 2014 | 3:30 PM EDT

The BEA's high estimate for GDP is largely due to inventory building in the second quarter.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jul 29, 2014 | 6:00 PM EDT

To predict what's in the report you'll need to read between these lines.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jul 28, 2014 | 4:00 PM EDT

The Trulia deal will create the one-stop shopping experience for real estate.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jul 24, 2014 | 4:30 PM EDT

This coming technological advance in financial services marks a paradigm shift.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jul 23, 2014 | 5:00 PM EDT

The recent events in Ukraine warrant taking another look.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jul 22, 2014 | 5:00 PM EDT

We may have to live without the upward drift in developed and developing countries.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jul 17, 2014 | 4:00 PM EDT

The valuation gap between food producers and distributors has been closing.

Using this year's estimate to make a P/E is pretty standard. Basing a multiple on 2015's p...

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