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

There Could Be a Nobel Peace Prize in North Korea Situation for … Somebody

There Could Be a Nobel Peace Prize in North Korea Situation for … Somebody

Hey, it worked for Gorbachev in the collapse of the Soviet Union.

Trump's North Korea Stance Signals a New Arms Race Is at Hand

Trump's North Korea Stance Signals a New Arms Race Is at Hand

Trump's foreign policy philosophy is grounded in economics -- and that extends to wars, as well.

Don't Fight the Fed, Just Ignore It

Don't Fight the Fed, Just Ignore It

Why haven't rates risen?

All Eyes on Fiscal Policy Now

All Eyes on Fiscal Policy Now

The need for fiscal intervention to promote growth is growing urgent.

Investor Reaction to Failed Healthcare Reform Built on Faulty Assumption

Investor Reaction to Failed Healthcare Reform Built on Faulty Assumption

Risk to healthcare insurance stocks is decidely down.