2020 Imagine the Unimaginables – Things might turn out much better than expected!

2020 Imagine the Unimaginables – Things might turn out much better than expected! In 2019, I expected markets to be driven by “Animal Spirits” — Animal Spirits is the combination of confidence and intuitive driven decision making (invented by John Maynard Keynes) Here is the link to the Unimaginables 2019 and a review below.  2019 […]

Women Disrupt! Chaos Theory Origins-Some of the More Outstanding Coders were/are Women!

Finally after over 50 years, some women in math, computer science and now Chaos Theory are getting proper attention. First came the film “Hidden Figures” and now below a link to an article about Hidden Heroines of Chaos. What the article does not elaborate on is the influence of Chaos Theory on Climate Change or […]

Update: Imagine the Unimaginables 2019

“Vision is the art of seeing things invisible.” Jonathan Swift, an Anglo-Irish satirist, essayist, political pamphleteer, poet, and cleric) Q1 2019 Update to “Imagine the Unimaginables: 2019 Will be Driven by Animal Spirits” Black Swan? Copyright:(c) Zubada | Dreamstime.com Donald Trump may be losing his Black Swan effect as he becomes more predictable. The outcome […]

Imagine the Unimaginables: 2019 Will be Driven by Animal Spirits – Just Going for It!

Food for Thought over the Holidays! “Imagine the Unimaginables” is an annual attempt to identify what the capital markets are expecting in the months to come and therefore have efficiently discounted. It is an act of trying to identify consensus and then think of trends  that may defy that consensus and as a result create […]

Disruption! Mid-Terms Eve – The Music Indicator/Paul Simon’s Last concert (Protest)/Nobel Prize Harmonica Playing Texan (Texas Senate Race)/Cheesy Music

It is the eve of the Mid-Term elections in the USA, which take place on November 6, an event heavily anticipated by all walks of life. It is the first time, I have experienced such an intensity going into mid-term elections including perhaps 1994 when many say this partisan culture was born, giving Newt Gingrich […]

Vvvroooom! Economic Cyclical Recovery Just Beginning Anew? Food for Thought

What is ‘Animal Spirits’? “Animal Spirits is a term used by the famous British economist, John Maynard Keynes, to explain financial and buying decisions in conditions of uncertainty. In Keynes’ 1936 publication, The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money, animal spirits describes the human emotion that drives consumer confidence. In modern economic terms, animal spirits describes the psychological […]

Disruption! Women, Music, Presidents — The Music Indicator – the Boomers Going Full Cycle?

James Corden: “Your music is so full of positivity, joy and love and togetherness, I feel like it is more relevant today than it has ever been.” Paul McCartney: “…. we expected it to last maybe 10years and it goes on and on and on. It keeps being relevant.” Source: The Late Late Show with James […]