Thursday, January 27, 2011

Davos 2011: Why do economists get it so wrong?

Tim Weber, BBC News Business, January 27th 2011

Five of the world's top economists discussing the difficulties with economic forecasts and why they are mostly wrong. 

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Monday, January 10, 2011

Analysts prove hazardous as contrarian stocks surge

Matt Walcoff and Lynn Thomasson, Bloomberg.com, January 10th 2011

Yet another example that analysts don't create value and that following financial forecasting is dangerous.

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Monday, January 3, 2011

Bank Analysts Dead Wrong (Again) With Their 2010 Stock Market Predictions

Myprivatebanking.com, January 3rd 2011

This article summarizes how forecasting can be wrong. This specific case concerns the German market.. 

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