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Cal Lutheran crystal ball on economy is No. 2

The National Association for Business Economics awarded second place in its annual most-accurate-forecast competition to Dan Hamilton and Bill Watkins. Read more »

In a recent essay (“Investment Advice for Ray Kurzweil”), I extolled the benefits of the “1% Ratchet Rule” under which a family would spend each year 1% of the high-water mark of family wealth.  The rationale for this rule is simply that it works for someone who plans to live forever, like Ray, or for… Read more

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