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Barry Ritholtz
Barry Ritholtz is a Bloomberg View columnist writing about finance, the economy and the business world. He started the Big Picture blog in 2003 and is the founder of Ritholtz Wealth Management, an asset management and financial planning firm. Ritholtz was previously the chief executive officer and director of equity research at FusionIQ, a quantitative research firm for which he continues to consult. He is the author of "Bailout Nation" and is a graduate of Stony Brook University and Yeshiva University's Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. He lives on New York's Long Island with his wife.
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Getting Over Hedge Funds

Big public pensions funds might be losing their unaccountable fascination with hedge funds after many of them underperformed while charging high fees. Read more

The Inflation Truther Crank Index

Quirks in the model for measuring inflation lead critics of President Barack Obama to mistakenly think inflation is much higher than it really is. Read more