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Harry Dent


The Demographic Cliff


Harry Dent, Jr. is the founder and senior editor at Dent Research, an economic research firm specializing in demographic trends. He dedicates himself to identifying and studying demographic, technological, and geopolitical trends. Mr. Dent's track record has accurately predicted Japan's collapse in 1989, the dot-com bubble-bust in 2000, and the housing bust in 2006 to 2007, among many other things. He is the author of several books, including the Demographic Cliff set to release in January 2014; The Great Crash Ahead published in 2011; The Great Depression Ahead published in 2008; and The Great Boom Ahead published in 1992. Mr. Dent has also appeared on Good Morning America, PBS, CNBC, CNN, FOX, and has been featured in Barron's, Investor's Business Daily, Entrepreneur, Fortune, Success, US News and World Report, BusinessWeek, the Wall Street Journal, American Demographics, Gentlemen's Quarterly, and Omni. He received an MBA from Harvard Business School, where Mr. Dent was a Baker Scholar and was elected to the Century Club for leadership excellence.