Ten Surprises for 2013 coming

Last year, I started off the newsletter with a list of ten surprises for 2012 which I reviewed last month.  I apologize for not having a similar list of ten surprises for 2013 yet. I think it is a good exercise to go through to hone one's thinking about the economic and investing landscape.
My list is loosely based off Byron Wien's list of ten surprises that he has been doing at Blackstone and Morgan Stanley for almost the last thirty years. Wien defines his surprises as events to which investors assign 1-in-3 odds of happening but which he believes have a more than 50 percent likelihood of occurring in 2012.
Here is a preliminary list of the top eleven candidates for the list and links to the posts in which I tell you why:

US markets have a major correction i.e. down 15% from the hig...


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