Edwin G. Dolan holds a Ph.D. in economics from Yale University. Early in his career, he was a member of the economics faculty at Dartmouth College, the University of Chicago, and George Mason University. From 1990 to 2001, he taught in Moscow, Russia, where he and his wife founded the American Institute of Business and Economics (AIBEc), an independent, not-for-profit MBA program. After 2001, he taught global macroeconomics, managerial economics, money and banking, and other courses at several universities in Europe, including Central European University in Budapest, the University of Economics in Prague, and the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga. He is the author of Introduction to Economics from BVTPublishing and numerous academic articles. He makes his home in Northwest Lower Michigan.
I am certainly no professional , but I do a lot of research on many securities of interest to me.
I love SA, and like to read opposing views on this or that.
I have owned Linn Energy for 5 or 6 years and have done quite well with it ,up until
this latest dilema. I am a subscriber to the SEC website and find it quite helpful.
I have no problem calling companies I own investor services. I just call investing for solid dividends an interesting hobby.
I am a CPA working in the offshore hedge fund industry. I currently invest only my personal accounts and focus on my long term goals. I enjoy reading about and discussing new investment ideas and believe my insight into the offshore fund industry brings a new perspective.
Retired at age 54 (2003), now enjoying the good life. Had a stroke in '13 and lost the use of my right arm. Currently teaching myself to draw with my left hand. My work is displayed in the profile picture. All art work for sale along with several bridges and a well managed plot of swamp land.
Early in my working career, I set two goals, First, to manage my income to support my family and have a comfortable retirement, and second, to retire by my mid fifties. Along the way, I discovered that I not only enjoyed investing, but that I was rather good at it,hence, retiring at 54.
Why set these goals? With my family background, I knew I had no rich uncle. My family were coal miners, an I by luck and grace, I was the first to graduate from college.
Studied Economics in the eighties, worked in logistics, strategic planning, accounting and as a charting analist. Dutch (so European) citizen with as main interest geopolitics, economics and financial markets.
Background: Former securities analyst and brokerage firm owner and
Currently doing investment strategy consulting for institutional investors
Undergraduate degree from Northwestern, Economics
Taught Advanced Financial Markets Class at a University in Chicago
In to Yoga.