Anyone with a background in finance and investment should have a solid understanding of expectations. No one invests the valuable proceeds of their labor into something that is going to lose value. And, no sane person will engage in a risky investment with no hope of profit. And, it is this psychology of ‘expectation’ that drives the economy and our financial system.
But, what happens when expectations die?
Lots of things die – hopes, dreams, power …and people.
I’m generally a stream-of-consciousness writer, especially for articles such as these. What you see on these pages is actually how I think. And, the process of writing allows me to delve deeper into an idea – often with surprising results.