Viewpoint: Global Economic Shift Offers Investment Opportunities

Hansen, David
September 2008
Journal of Financial Planning;Sep2008, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p16
Academic Journal
The article discusses discretionary income, examining the impact of the availability of money for non-necessities on people and countries around the world. Increased access to discretionary income creates increased opportunities to invest the money, the article indicates. Other topics include discussions about the difference between individual wants and needs, populations in emerging countries who for the first time have discretionary income, and economic changes around the globe generated by the growing middle class.


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