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The Hedged Economist  

No surprise: The Hedged Economist is an economist. I’ve been at it for more years than I like to admit. If one leaves graduate school with a degree in economics, there are really only three options short of abandoning the degree and starting over. The options are: “doing” economics, telling people about economics, and applying it to your own affairs. I’ve done all three.

Currently, my focus is on applying economics to my own affairs especially financial management. That isn’t new, but my blog ( represents a departure. Traditionally I have avoided giving other than the broadest advice regarding personal finance, especially investing. It doesn’t take behavioral economics research or financial ...More

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  • Description: Full-time Investor. Trading frequency: Monthly
  • Interests: Bonds, Dividend stock ideas & income, Options, REITs, Stocks - long
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The Hedged Economist The Hedged Economist covers individual stocks and portfolios, as well as topics related to personal finance. Comments on economic policy focus on their implications for the economy and individual investors. To the degree possible the postings try to avoid partisan political positions.References to individual ...More
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