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One of the things that makes the COVID-19 pandemic so challenging is false negatives. Early in the pandemic, it was clear that the consequences of infection are more severe fo...

False Negatives and False Positives

Thursday, June 17, 2021Kenneth French

One of the things that makes the COVID-19 pandemic so challenging is false negatives. Early in the pandemic, it was clear that the consequences of infection are more severe for older people, a group my wife and I were surprised to discover includes us. We also learned that most infectedRead More


Market Declines and Volatility

Thursday, June 17, 2021IFA.com

Mark Hebner talks about market declines and volatility, and why it's important to stay the course.Watch Video


Cash Balance Plans Gaining Steam with 401(k) Savers

Tuesday, June 15, 2021Murray Coleman

Tax reform is seen by industry analysts as fueling adoption of these types of tradtional retirement plans.  Read More


Learning from Previous Generations About Investing

Thursday, June 10, 2021IFA.com

One of the main reasons why people make bad investment decisions is that they lose sight of what they’re investing for.Watch Video


Inflation: An Exchange Between Eugene Fama and David Booth

Thursday, June 10, 2021Dimensional Fund Advisors

With the economy starting to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic and investor concerns turning increasingly toward inflation, Dimensional Founder David Booth talked with Nobel laureate Eugene Fama about inflation and how investors should think about it in their portfolios. Excerpts from their conversation have been edited for clarity.Read More


Luck or Skill: Evidence from S&P's Persistence Scorecard

Monday, June 7, 2021Murray Coleman

The latest report digs deeper than its sister SPIVA Scorecard to focus on how consistently active managers perform over time.Read More


Dimensional's Tax-Managed Funds Conversion to ETFs: What You Should Know

Friday, June 4, 2021Murray Coleman

The switch to ETFs in some tax-managed mutual funds is being structured by DFA as a tax-free event.Read More


The Siren Songs of Active Management

Thursday, June 3, 2021IFA.com

Investors need to tie themselves to the mast to avoid the daily temptations to get rich quick in the market.Watch Video


The Science Behind Value Investing

Tuesday, June 1, 2021Murray Coleman

The principle that lower relative prices lead to higher expected returns hasn't changed over time. Read More


The Matrix Book: A Dimensional Tradition

Monday, May 24, 2021Murray Coleman

Maybe we're just a bunch of geeks. But each year, we look forward to this latest collection of market data.Read More


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