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Could the Pop-Culture Mood Mirror Stock Market Swings?

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SOCIONOMICS GOES MAINSTREAM
"Frustrated by traditional stock market tools that failed to warn investors markets were about to fall apart in 2007, some academics and analysts are wondering if trends in pop culture might provide more accurate clues of where stocks are headed," USA Today reports. ""The same social elements driving the stock market are driving the gyrations on the dance floor," says Matt Lampert, research fellow at the Socionomics Institute, a think tank associated with well-known market researcher Robert Prechter, who first advanced the idea in the 1980s."
SOURCE:   USA Today

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