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Economic forecasts - why they're often wrong: your questions answered


Rob Hosking
Tue, 29 Mar 2011

How come economic forecasters always get it wrong?

Well, let’s start by getting the classic lines out of the way. “The purpose of economic forecasting is to make astrology look respectable.”

Who said that?

John Kenneth Galbraith

Who’s he?

An economist. And a Libran,

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Rob Hosking
Tue, 29 Mar 2011
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