OCCUPATION: Banking analyst
PREVIOUS APPEARANCES ON THE TIME 100: 0
PRO: She was an early adopter of credit-crisis concern, warning of troubles with the likes of Citigroup and Merrill Lynch way before it became cool. Now she's worried that credit-card companies will start shrinking their credit lines, a move that could hurt consumer spending.
CON: She's smart, fearless ... and a complete downer.
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