But the experts themselves -- often mistaken, never in doubt -- rarely seem to learn that lesson. Their forecasts will keep flowing in the year ahead, undeterred by their egregious blunders in the one just ended.
"The Gurus Got It Wrong Last Year. They'll Get It Wrong This Year, Too" is from the December 29, 2016 Opinion section of The New York Times. It was written by Jeff Jacoby and narrated by Fleet Cooper.