Weekend Reading: As The Saying Goes

May 10, 2021 |Andrew Dunn
Hi everybody, “Sell in May and go away”…. you’ve likely heard this before, and it gets dragged out around this time each year by a least a few talking heads. With many stock, commodity, real estate and other markets at or near all-time highs we can perhaps...
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Weekend Reading: Spender's Remorse

Apr 19, 2021 |Andrew Dunn
Hi everybody, Roughly seven years ago my wife and I purchased our first home, a 1980’s BC box in the Brookswood area. We bought during a period where everything went for asking price or higher, and it was all we could do to get an inspection as a subject...
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Weekend Reading: It's a Seller's Market... Unless You're a Buyer!

Apr 19, 2021 |Andrew Dunn
Hi everybody, Perhaps one of the biggest surprises from last year was the boom in the housing market. If we went back in time and asked “what would people do if we had a global pandemic that lasted over a year and forced us to close the economy and lose...
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Weekend Reading: Inflation Nation

Mar 15, 2021 |Sharon Forbes
Hi everybody, The topic of inflation has become pretty popular. The prevailing opinion is certainly that yes, it is here or its coming or “hold on to your hats it’s going to destroy us all!”. Maybe, maybe not, but that is not what this week’s email is...
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Weekend Reading: Who What When

Mar 01, 2021 |Andrew Dunn
Hi everybody, Who, What, When, Where, Why, and How. The six important questions any journalist knows to ask when investigating a story. Recent financial news media has been selling papers and clicks talking about bubbles, or the potential bubbles, forming...
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Weekend Reading: Ship Show

Feb 08, 2021 |Andrew Dunn
Hi everybody, This week I want to explore a really interesting study on dry bulk shipping done by Robin Greenwood and Samuel Hanson of Harvard. Don’t worry, this won’t be as dry an email as the title of that study makes it sound. The study was brought...
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Weekend Reading: Jazz Hands

Dec 22, 2020 |Andrew Dunn
Hi everybody, This will be the last Weekend Reading of 2020. I hope you have all enjoyed at least 51% of the emails this year, and I thank you for your readership, responses, and encouragement. Before we dive in, I’d like to wish you all a Merry Christmas...
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