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Shervin Pishevar Discusses The Global Economy And Underemployment

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Shervin Pishevar is an Iranian-American entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and super angel investor. He is the co-founder and former executive chairman of Hyperloop One and a co-founder and managing director of Sherpa Capital, a venture capital fund which has invested in companies including Airbnb, Uber, and Munchery. Shervin Pishevar looks at the state of the global economy and poses a few critical questions. He tweets about widespread inflation, failing stock markets, and enduring underemployment. One can only conclude that the factors Shervin Pishevar describes lead to doomsday scenarios. Economies are not static. They mature as civilizations grow. Geographic borders have reshaped economies throughout history. In the modern day, there are no continents left to conquer. Humans can e...

Shervin Pishevar Makes News with a Tweet Storm about America’s Economy

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Venture capitalist Shervin Pishevar recently turned heads during a storm of 50 tweets. Prompted by an early-February slide in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Pishevar began the storm by tweeting, "Some thoughts on financial storms I seeing brewing ahead. I expect a 6000-point drop in aggregate in the months ahead. Here's why."   Shervin Pishevar next fingered the culprits of the market's 2018 woes. He cited increases in credit deficits and interest rates, and he stated, "Tax giveaways without matching service cuts lead to a descent into panic." Continuing, he also noted, "Every asset class has proven to be overvalued."   Additionally, he decried popular financial instruments with the potential to bring a new Great Recession. "All volatility indexes are suspect for t...