Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Performance Of State Pension Plans

A look at the problem of underfunding.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Index Investing’s Market Impact

It’s not as great as active investors would have you think.

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Swedroe: Pension Plans & Consultants

It’s not clear that a pension plan realizes any benefits from hiring an investment consultant.

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Swedroe: ‘Passive’ Market Efficiency Works

Profound shift from active to passive investing hasn’t derailed market efficiency.

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Swedroe: Sentiment A Negative Predictor?

Manager sentiment and stock returns tend to have an inverse relationship.

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Boeing's Lesson About The Dow

Not all U.S. equity indexes are created equal, and Boeing’s recent troubles are a good reminder of that.

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Swedroe: TIPS Still Looking Cheap

How five-year TIPS and five-year Treasuries stack up against each other.

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Swedroe: Capitalism Vs. Socialism

It’s already priced in. Trust in the wisdom of crowds.