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Broccoli and ETFs



Preferences are a hard thing to change. President George H.W. Bush famously banned broccoli from Air Force One noting, “I do not like broccoli and I haven’t liked it since I was a little kid and my mother made me eat it. And I’m President of the United States, and I’m not going to eat any…

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Inflation: back from the grave



Over the last few years, headline inflation, which includes food and energy prices, has been running well below normal. Eurozone headline consumer price index (CPI) inflation has been below 2% since 2013 and was at or below zero for most of 2015 and early 2016. U.S. headline CPI inflation was below…

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