What We’re Reading
Recent articles in other publications, including the trade publication Financial Advisor, also cite relatively low prices on stocks, even as broad indexes have hit record highs.
Suggested by: Marc Amateis, vice president
While academic researchers are parsing spreadsheet errors and challenging modeling assumptions used in a widely influential economic study, Justin Fox writes in the Harvard Business Review that the study remains a central tenet in some policy makers’ push for austerity.
Suggested by Bob Landaas, president
For individuals who don’t qualify for Roth IRA contributions, there may be a “backdoor” approach for socking away retirement savings that aren’t taxed when you withdraw them. A column in Marketwatch suggests it’s not necessarily a simple matter.
Suggested by: Steve Giles, vice president
(initially posted May 2, 2013)