Tiger Woods the Economist?

January 23, 2009

I have always been skeptical of economist’s predictions. Sure, there were many who predicted our current problems (e.g. Peter Schiff).   However, they were the minority. Interestingly enough, according to a recent article by Jeff Stibel on the Harvard Business Publishing site, the most accurate predictor of macro economic conditions is Tiger Woods.  The Tiger Bears and Bulls index chart below shows the correlation between Tiger and the market.

Tiger vs. the Bulls and Bears

Tiger vs. the Bulls and Bears