Goldman’s Contrarian Currie Foresaw Gold Collapse Paulson Missed

Goldman’s Contrarian Currie Foresaw Gold Collapse Paulson Missed

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Currie, the bank’s 46-year-old global commodities research head with a Ph.D in economics from the University of Chicago, issued his sell recommendation April 10, before gold plunged 13 percent in a two-session plunge that ended April 15, the biggest decline in 33 years.