Asset Allocation 

Seeing all sides

Chris Dillow

Chris Dillow

I wrote recently that UK company profits have become increasingly dependent on what the government and consumers do. Some people found this puzzling. This is because they often make a systemic error about economics: they often fail to see that what is true of an individual sometimes cannot be true for everybody. They lack a form of what US sociologist C Wright Mills called the sociological imagination.

To continue reading, subscribe today

and enjoy unlimited access to the following:

  • Tips of the Week
  • Funds coverage
  • Weekly features on big investment themes
  • Trading ideas
  • Comprehensive companies coverage
  • Economic analysis
Subscribe
Subscribe to Investors Chronicle

Subscribe today

Full access for just £3.37 a week:

• Tips and recommendations - to beat the market 
• Portfolio clinic & Mr Bearbull - build a well-planned portfolio 
• Expert tools - track and manage investments effortlessly
• Plus free delivery to your home or office

Subscribe Now