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Cavalcade of Risk #137: Risk Grabs the Headlines

Written By: Jason Shafrin - Aug• 10•11

The stock market is in a daze. Standard and Poor’s recently downgraded the U.S. government debt from its triple A status. Control of the State Senate in Wisconsin is up in the air.  There are riots in London and famine in Somalia.

Risk is one of the few constants in our lives.  With risk-related topics grabbing the headlines, there is no better time to delve into the best risk-related blog posts on the web.

This week, we examine the important questions our risk experts can answer.  Without further ado, I present the 137rd edition of the Cavalcade of Risk.

Post of the Week

A title was so clever I couldn’t phrase it as a question from dqydj.net: Dr. S&P or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying About the Credit Rating Downgrade

Health RISK

Personal & Business Risk

Entertaining Risk

Next Host

The next CoR host is Nina Kallen of Insurance Coverage Law in Massachusetts.


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  1. hgstern says:

    Love it! Simple, straightforward, fun!

    Thanks for hosting this week, Jason!!

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  4. PKamp3 says:

    My apologies to Stanley Kubrick!

    Thanks for hosting, Jason. Love the site.


  5. Thanks for hosting and including my post!

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  7. Bob says:

    Thanks for including us! Have a great week!

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