Donald L. Luskin

A Little Problem of Reality
Friday, January 4, 2002
Donald L. Luskin
The stock market is off with a bang for the new year. Can the real world possibly keep up?
The 1990s Boom-and-Bust: Learning the Wrong Lessons
Monday, December 31, 2001
Donald L. Luskin and David Gitlitz
How can we hope to restore the prosperity of the 1990s when no one understands why it ended?
Don't Believe Everything You Read Over and Over Again
Monday, December 24, 2001
Donald L. Luskin
There's a myth out there about the stock market signaling robust recovery. But believing it doesn't make it true.
Rebalancing Act
Thursday, December 20, 2001
Donald L. Luskin
Expect volatility: tomorrow all the major indexes rebalance -- so that means that all the major indexers will rebalance, too.
The Yield Gap, Sector by Sector
Wednesday, December 19, 2001
Donald L. Luskin
V-mania has afflicted technology stocks -- that's an opportunity both for asset allocators and sector allocators.
Vay Out of Vack -- Even for a "V"
Monday, December 10, 2001
Donald L. Luskin
Unless a "V" recovery va-va-va-vooms into earnings and reflation hard and fast, we've got an unbalanced market that favors a shift out of tech stocks and into bonds.
It Could Be Worse... But That Doesn't Mean It'll Get Better
Monday, December 3, 2001
Donald L. Luskin
We've rallied back from death's door -- but we're still well within the context of recession.
Deflation: Early Hopes, and the Metrics of Headwinds
Friday, November 30, 2001
Donald L. Luskin
Some smart people are talking about an end to deflation -- but if it keeps going, here are some facts you need to know.
Laffer's Curveball
Wednesday, November 21, 2001
Donald L. Luskin
Arthur Laffer must be rolling in his grave. Wait... he's still alive!
Deflation: The Basics
Monday, November 19, 2001
Donald L. Luskin
Deflation is not falling prices. Deflation is not economic contraction. Deflation is when the Fed screws up.