All posts tagged "Burton Malkiel"

  • Burton Malkiel - Passive Investing
    Passive Versus Active Investing Documentary Highly Recommended

    A very well produced documentary is currently available on Youtube from the pro-passive investing organization called “The Sensible Investor.” Featuring commentary from luminaries including John Bogle, Charles Ellis, William Sharpe, Ken French, William Bernstein, Burton Malkiel among...

    • Posted March 26, 2013
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  • Burton Malkiel - Efficient Market Hypothesis
    Burton Malkiel Defends the Efficient Market Hypothesis

    CNBC’s Steve Liesman interviewed Princeton University economist Burton Malkiel, author of the excellent book A Random Walk Down Wall Street: The Time-Tested Strategy for Successful Investing (Completely Revised and Updated) this morning. Liesman brought up criticism of...

    • Posted April 13, 2012
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  • Burton Malkiel Believes Wealthy Would Do Better in Index Funds

    Burton Malkiel, professor of economics at Princeton University and famous author, says the wealthy should avoid hedge funds because of their high fees. Mr. Malkiel has another objection to them. “There are very few that are any...

    • Posted February 11, 2010
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  • Burton Malkiel Believes in the Thesis of the Random Walk More Than Ever

    Burton Malkiel was interviewed by Forbes magazine recently and said most of his money is in index funds because new information is reflected in prices too quickly for anyone to benefit with any consistency. Malkiel compared technical...

    • Posted July 7, 2009
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  • Jeremy Grantham, “the market is full of major league inefficiencies”

    Joe Nocera at the N. Y. Times, writes an interesting article about the controversy surrounding the Efficient Market Theory (EMT). Jeremy Grantham believes the advent of the EMT has partially led to investors’ herd-like behavior and the...

    • Posted June 7, 2009
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