Monday, October 15, 2007

Disasters as "IPOs" and "Emerging Markets"

Here is a look at wars, terror, and catastrophe from the investment overview perspective .... it is perhaps something different for our readers to chew on. Click on the article title below to read the article at MarketWatch. (Note the suggestions for ways to invest in this sector, including the Spade Defense Index.)

PAUL B. FARRELL
New 'Disaster Capitalism' economy


ARROYO GRANDE, Calif. (MarketWatch) -- Hot tip: Invest in "Disaster Capitalism." This new investment sector is the core of the emerging "new economy" that generates profits by feeding off other peoples' misery: Wars, terror attacks, natural catastrophes, poverty, trade sanctions, market crashes and all kinds of economic, financial and political disasters.

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