The week in review

The S&P 500 over the past year

A tough couple of weeks in the market.

There is a good chance that Europe’s problems won’t drag down the U.S. For the Marketplace Morning Report.

Some thoughts for individual investors during this time of turmoil. For Bloomberg BusinessWeek.

I have a “dangerous mind.” I enjoyed this interview a lot.

Jeremy Grantham is a legendary investment strategist and a wonderful interview. I learned a lot talking to him. For Bloomberg BusinessWeek.

Some thoughts on financial innovation. For Bloomberg BusinessWeek.

Lets stop supporting housing so much. For Marketplace Morning Report.

The steep price of being healthy. For MPR news.

Bank bailouts and taxes. For MPR news.

Stocks still have a place in a portfolio despite volatile times. For the Star Tribune.

In praise of taxable accounts. For the Star Tribune.