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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

 | Apr 8, 2015 | 3:00 PM EDT

Bigger defense budget would mean more money to spread around.

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Roger Arnold

 | Apr 7, 2015 | 4:00 PM EDT

That appears to be the case.

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Roger Arnold

 | Apr 2, 2015 | 3:00 PM EDT

Risks aren't localized for infrastructure investment.

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Roger Arnold

 | Apr 1, 2015 | 4:00 PM EDT

Spending is set to increase thanks to a new bank.

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Roger Arnold

 | Mar 31, 2015 | 3:00 PM EDT

A new threat to the U.S. dollar

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Roger Arnold

 | Mar 26, 2015 | 2:09 PM EDT

It has the largest workforce of major banks.

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Roger Arnold

 | Mar 25, 2015 | 4:00 PM EDT

Lack of fresh water is a more pressing problem than acknowledged.

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Roger Arnold

 | Mar 24, 2015 | 2:30 PM EDT

Fed can only estimate it; raising rates becomes problematic.

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Roger Arnold

 | Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 PM EDT

The Fed risks blowing up an asset bubble.

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Roger Arnold

 | Mar 19, 2015 | 9:30 AM EDT

The Fed statement contains one huge change. 

You really get the sense from recent comments from Fed officials, such as Yellen and Fisch...

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