Roger Arnold

Roger Arnold is the chief economist for ALM Advisors, a Pasadena, Calif.-based money management firm specializing in income-generating portfolios. Concurrent with his other business responsibilities, Arnold was a radio talk show host for 15 years. He focuses on behavioral economics and chaos theory, better known as the "butterfly effect." He explains the relationships between political, economic and social systems, and how they are all reflected in the financial markets -- stocks, bonds, commodities, currencies and real estate.

Recent Articles By The Author

Weak U.S. Consumption Is Restraining U.S. Production

Weak U.S. Consumption Is Restraining U.S. Production

U.S. consumption is constrained because income and job growth is constrained.

A Trump Technology Boom Is About to Begin

A Trump Technology Boom Is About to Begin

Trump's infrastructure plans will hike technology investment, which will boost domestic labor's productivity.

What's Good for the U.S. Is Good for the World

What's Good for the U.S. Is Good for the World

The world's economies and companies need a strong U.S. in order to continue to grow.

'Pax Americana' Is in for a Much-Needed Makeover

'Pax Americana' Is in for a Much-Needed Makeover

The Trump plan is for the world to be weaned off U.S. support.

Virginia Project Shows What's Possible With Privatized Infrastructure

Virginia Project Shows What's Possible With Privatized Infrastructure

Trump's plans should give some stocks a lift.