I thought now would be a good time to see how my ten surprises for 2012 are tracking as we are nearly a third of the way through the year. These are events that have 1-in-3 odds of happening but which I believe have a more than 50 percent likelihood of occurring in 2012.
Greek investors finally take their writedowns: This has already happened although the workout phase is still occurring. But this prediction has proved accurate. Bingo.
Romney will be elected President: My thinking he...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.