Why would births and the stock market trend together, if they do at all? Sometimes answers can be found in subtleties. The deepest low in births in the 20th century came in 1933, the year after the century’s deepest low in the stock market. Why would there be a one-year lag? Well, can you think of an activity that always precedes a birth by about a year? If so, could this activity be related social mood?
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The Socionomist enables you to see trend-shaping waves of social mood, as reflected by the stock market — and capitalize on them. The June issue looks at attacks on corporations and apologies. Mood Riffs topics include airline accidents and the rise of Spain’s ultra-nationalist VOX political party. Read the June issue instantly when you join the growing ranks of Socionomics Members.