EXCLUSIVE: Gary Shilling Explains How Warm Weather And A Friendly Gesture Helped Get Him Into Economics

Most people know that legendary economist Gary Shilling was a science prodigy in high school and he majored in physics in college.

But his transition into economics wasn’t all his own doing.

Business Insider recently spent the day with Shilling at his home, where he told us a little bit about his early career, and how he got fired twice by Merrill Lynch.

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