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  1. "What Experts Say About Indexing"

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    Fri, 23 Jan 2015

    Secretary of the Treasury "The most efficient way to diversify a stock portfolio is with a low fee index fund." Paul Samuelson , Nobel Laurete The S&P index benchmarks outperformed their active peer funds in all nine Morningstar style boxes

  2. The Promise of Smart Beta

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    Wed, 17 Dec 2014

    stock picker. Armed with these academic findings, Paul Samuelson (1974, p. 18) challenged investment practitioners ..... later, what would a challenge to our industry like Paul Samuelson ’s mean? The frontier academic knowledge has changed

  3. Why All Defined-Benefit Plans are Short-Term Investors

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    Wed, 19 Nov 2014

    investment assumptions that are crucially different from those facing a DB plan. Decades ago, when Harry Markowitz and Paul Samuelson debated whether a “long-term investor” should care about risk or only return, they both considered an investor

  4. For Whom the Nobel Tolls

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    Tue, 26 Nov 2013

    not the only famous economist to be victimized by my sarcasm. I also mentioned Nobel laureates Harry Markowitz and Paul Samuelson , and added, “While picking on Nobel Prize winners’ contributions to investment science, we should not forget

  5. The Clash of the Cultures" -- Investment Gems by John Bogle

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    Fri, 13 Sep 2013

    that never made Bogle rich but elevated the long-term returns of the mutual-fund owners." -- Nobel Laureate Paul Samuelson "What commends the index fund to institutional investors and individual investors alike is its simplicity." "Of

  6. The Purgatory of Low Returns

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    Mon, 22 Jul 2013

    Production Function and the Theory of Capital,” Review of Economic Studies, 21(2), 1953-54, pp. 81-106. 8 Paul Samuelson , “A Summing Up,” The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 80, No. 4, November 1966. 9 Wicksell himself

  7. Year-End Capital Markets Forecast

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    Fri, 21 Dec 2012

    original quote is attributed to the famous Scottish poet Andrew Lang. 4. This quote is attributed to the Nobel Laureate Paul Samuelson .

  8. Wall Street Investing Myths

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    Fri, 6 Jul 2012

    conclusively that the risk associated with wealth does not decline by extending your time horizon. Nobel Laureate Paul Samuelson probably said it best: “The longer you hold an investment, the greater your chances are of suffering a crash

  9. 9 Investments Myths You Should Know About

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    Tue, 21 Feb 2012

    conclusively that the risk associated with one’s wealth does not decline by extending your time horizon. Nobel Laureate Paul Samuelson , Ph.D., probably said it best: “The longer you hold an investment, the greater your chances are of suffering

  10. Prospects for Employment and Recession

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    Tue, 4 Oct 2011

    but muted, as we seem to lack triggers to move the economy off this slow growth path. As the late Nobel Laureate Paul Samuelson once said, “The stock market has predicted nine out of the last five recessions.” The equity market’s

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