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  • [Article] Basketball and the Bull Market

    [Article] Basketball and the Bull Market

    This examination of that history shows the dominant influence of social mood on an American sport. Basketball is a coincident reflection of the rising mood behind the bull market of the last century. The game’s structure, rules and fortunes have developed in a manner that is totally consistent with the ebb and flow of the bull market in stocks.

     
  • [Article] A Historic Extreme in Baseball Emotions

    [Article] A Historic Extreme in Baseball Emotions

    Sports can provide a background for extreme emotions socially expressed.

     
  • [Article] The Fractal Design of Social Progress

    [Article] The Fractal Design of Social Progress

    R.N. Elliott’s discovery of the Wave Principle fifty years ago was a major breakthrough in sociology. His observations reveal that social psychological dynamics create the same pattern of “waves” in aggregate stock price movement from the smallest to the largest degree of trend.