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Mark Skousen, Ph. D., is the editor of the monthly investment newsletter Forecasts & Strategies, as well as three weekly trading services—High-Income Alert, Five Star Trader, and Fast Money Alert. He is also a professional economist, investment expert, university professor, and author of more than 25 books. He earned his Ph. D. in monetary economics at George Washington University in 1977. He has taught economics and finance at Columbia Business School, Columbia University, Grantham University, Barnard College, Mercy College, Rollins College, and is a Presidential Fellow at Chapman University. He also has been a consultant to IBM, Hutchinson Technology, and other Fortune 500 companies. For more information about Mark’s services, go to http://www.markskousen.com/

The Elections and Wall Street: Who Wins in November?

With the elections coming soon, one can't help but wonder who will win in November. Find out how the elections and Wall Street are related..

August 25, 2016 @ 9:09 pm with 0 Comments

Is the U.S. Stock Market Dying? View This Scary Chart

Economist Dr. Mark Skousen shows a chart that some might say shows the U.S. stock market dying and gives his explanation and..

August 18, 2016 @ 9:07 pm with 0 Comments

Why the Progressive Income Tax is a Danger to your Liberties

Financial expert Mark Skousen discusses why progressive income tax is a danger to your liberties and how it hinders economical growth.

August 11, 2016 @ 6:40 pm with 1 Comment

Wages, Living Standards May Not be Declining in the U.S.

The Stagnation Thesis suggests that wages and living standards are on the decline. But as Dr. Skousen observes, not all relevant data is..

August 5, 2016 @ 12:02 am with 1 Comment

Clinton or Trump: Who’s Better for the U.S. Economy?

Economist Dr. Mark Skousen compares the financial policies of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump to assess who would be a better choice for..

July 28, 2016 @ 9:09 pm with 4 Comments

The Capitalists Win at FreedomFest!

Investment expert Mark Skousen shares with us details of the Capitalist's victory at the famous FreedomFest, for which he is the host.

July 21, 2016 @ 9:26 pm with 0 Comments

Who’s Right about the Market, the Bulls or the Bears?

In the uncertain market today, investment expert Mark Skousen analyzes for us what both the bulls and the bears have to say.

July 14, 2016 @ 9:13 pm with 0 Comments

We’re Crushing the Market with Gold and Silver!

Investment expert Mark Skousen provides us with his insights on the best way to invest in gold and silver.

July 7, 2016 @ 5:21 pm with 0 Comments

Is Ron Paul Right about Brexit? Is The End Coming? No!

Investment expert Mark Skousen talks about the aftermath of Brexit, and how to deal with its effects on the stock market.

June 30, 2016 @ 9:41 pm with 1 Comment

An Opportunity to Invest in Yourself

Economist Dr. Mark Skousen offers you a chance to learn from and to network with some of the brightest people in the world.

June 23, 2016 @ 9:28 pm with 0 Comments


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