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Byron Wien, Wall Street Forecaster Of ‘10 Surprises,' Dies At 90

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Wien's list of annual surprises was widely read on Wall Street.

Sam Zell, Billionaire Real Estate Investor, Dies At 81


The billionaire investor was known for his bets on distressed assets.

Sheldon Solow, Billionaire Real Estate Developer, Dies At 92

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The college drop-out became a real estate billionaire by developing architecturally distinctive high-rise buildings in Manhattan.

Martin Feldstein, Reagan Economic Advisor, Dies At 79


The advisor is remembered for having persuaded President Ronald Reagan to raise taxes on corporations.

Wayne Huizenga, Empire-Builder In Videos And Trash, Dies At 80


He typically sold off his assets at considerable profit after they had become industry leaders.