Uncertainty=Equity Opportunity

Forbes, Steve
October 2005
Forbes Asia;10/10/2005, Vol. 1 Issue 4, p15
The author reflects on the status of the financial market in the U.S. as of 2005. Among the factors that affect the bull market are deficits, inflation and war in Iraq. It is said that the creation of the Smooth-Hawley Tariff protectionist trade legislation by the U.S. Congress spurred the Great Depression in the country in 1930. The U.S. Federal Reserve played a major role in the continued rise of gold rates.


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