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Comment Re:I could be missing something (Score 1) 96

It is simply that you cannot multiply and reach a lower value

You must be fun at parties.
What about 0.1 times x, when x is positive? Note : no fraction involved.
What about 2*x, when x is negative? Note : no decimal involved.
If you're gonna laugh at stupid people for math problems, you might want to check your math first.

Comment Re:Why would anyone be shocked? (Score 1) 213

The burden of proof lies on you. You're the one claiming that economy is a science and that at least some economists have pretty solid theories and numbers.
No matter how many PhDs and fake Nobel prizes they give themselves, they're still idiots thinking that basic physics laws don't apply to their world.

Numeric stability is probably not all that important when you're guessing.