The FOMO economy: is everyone making money but you? | Curio

The FOMO economy: is everyone making money but you?

11 mins | Jun 18, 2021

How fear of missing out has created a broad economic phenomenon. Whether you’re into meme stocks, crypto, or real estate, buying seems driven as much by anxiety as by hope. Even professional investors who know better can’t resist getting in on the action. Lionel Laurent explores the epic-ripple effects cause by trend-chasing panic-buyers.

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From Bloomberg Businessweek

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