Scary Chart: 1986-1987 vs. 2006-2007 Posted on April 19, 2007 by Yves Smith Barry Ritholtz takes exception to this chart (he thinks markets today bear a resemblance to 1972-1973, which isn’t a cheery comparison by any stretch of the imagination) but enough readers sent him it to him that he relented and posted it: Post navigation ← Supreme Court Nixes Borrower Protection Democrats Lose on Having Medicare Negotiate Drug Prices → Subscribe to Post Comments 2 comments barry April 19, 2007 at 5:01 am The biggest difference is the scale — markets ran further in 87 pre-crash than we have here. . . Anonymous April 4, 2009 at 8:29 pm very prescient Comments are closed. Tip Jar Please Donate or Subscribe!