Anderson, Aaron

Aaron is a Senior Vice President of Research and one of four members of Fisher Investments' Investment Policy Committee. He has written two finance-related books: Own the World and The Making of a Market Guru: Forbes Presents 25 Years of Ken Fisher. Aaron has been with the firm since 2005.

Comparing Contagions

Should investors find solace in comparisons between Europe today and the Asian financial crisis?

Curse the Dark or Light a Candle?

Could Germany use credit default swaps to ease Greece's debt woes?

Confounding Currency Myths

There's no shortage of opinions about the most important factors to consider when investing. I can't tell you if any foretell outsized returns, but I do know global investors of every ilk should keep an eye on one common factor: Currency exchange rates.

Transparency Is the New Black

What do Members Only jackets, jazzercise leg warmers, acid wash jeans, and collateralized debt obligations have in common? They've fallen out of style in a big way.

Bernanke and the Bandit

A Burt Reynolds film classic and the Fed? They've got more in common than you might think.

In the Zone

Special Economic Zones are all the rage in the Emerging Markets. But do they help or hinder global economic development?

Basel II: The Rise of Risk Assessment

While it's true most movie sequels flop at the box office, Basel II, the international banking standard follow-up, will have a better fate.

The Paparazzi Economy

We Americans rightfully take a great deal of pride in our economic prowess, so it's understandable to feel a ping of jealousy reading the US's role in the global economy has diminished.

Always and Everywhere

Open the business section of any newspaper and you'll undoubtedly find a headline about inflation.

Growing Pains

2006 was quite a year.

Pray for Higher Prices

So far, central banks around the world are doing an admirable job of keeping global inflation in check without choking off economic growth.


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