Best of the Web: 13-05-22, nr 772

Good morning. A nice bit of perspective on the share buybacks: it is not all to the benefit of the shareholder…


“Toilet paper shortage is always and everywhere a monetary phenomenon”


Perhaps a bit technical, but this contribution explains why the yen can actually weaken despite the huge influx of foreign capital into the Nikkei


When will this trend stop, pray wonder…?


Some more background on the Equity Risk Premium. Not the most accurate piece, but it is a start


Is there a relationship, or is it just plain coincidence…?



Unadjusted for the total population, but this is the number of fatalities from tornadoes in the US


Beautiful pictures from National Geograpic



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