"Take Care in the Stock Market"

That's economist William Wolman's advice for 2005. He also warns that the economy would be destabilized if Social Security were privatized

"An O.K. performance, but not a great performance." That's the forecast of the 2005 economy and market from William Wolman, author and former BusinessWeek chief economist, who says he expects about a 6% to 7% increase, uncorrected for inflation. So he suggests that "people should run fairly conservative portfolios."

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