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Schrodinger’s Market, Cognitive Dissonance, and Hyperinflation

/ January 22, 2021

Lewis Carrol’s tale summarizes the intuition behind the paradox of quantum superposition: in Schrödinger’s famous thought experiment, a cat can be both alive and dead at the same time. Schrödinger’s twisted logic was surely required to make sense of a week during which a mob stormed the U.S. capitol and stock prices broke multiple records.

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Swimming with the Target-Date Whale

/ October 16, 2020

Even hard-core EVA fans are probably tired of reading about how much I read.  But believe me, you’re not as tired of reading it as I am of doing it!  Occasionally, though, I come across something so unique and interesting that it makes it worth ploughing through the 1,000 or so pages I read per week that are for the most part kind of, well, meh.

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Everyone is Getting Hilariously Rich and You’re Not

/ September 11, 2020

In the investment world, hindsight is always 20/20. The expression has never been truer than in the year 2020, as investors who believed that the longest bull market in history was destined to expand indefinitely were met with an unwelcome surprise towards the end of the first quarter.

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