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Month: September 2011

  • Iron Capital Perspectives
  • September 21, 2011
  • Chuck Osborne

A Hidden Menace

John Maynard Keynes is known by most as a famous economist whose creative ideas on smoothing out the rough edges of the business cycle have proven repeatedly not to work. However, during his life he was also a money manager and one of the greatest of all time. His ideas on investing have influenced many,…

  • Iron Capital Perspectives
  • September 7, 2011
  • Chuck Osborne

The Truth, the Whole Truth, and Nothing but the Truth

Our world, and by extension the investment markets that are a reflection of our world, seems to be suffering from a serious case of over-specialization. The advice most often given to the last generation of workers and professionals was to learn all one could about one thing. Become an expert in your field. This is…