Best in Economics this week: October 18

Best how-to-lie-with-statistics chart I have seen in a long time!

Keep the faith!

Inflation. All Columbus’s fault, apparently

Cool overview of the rise of natural disasters around the world

Debt Ceiling: always a last minute’s solution…

Inflation data will be distorted by the shutdown for months…

Nice breakdown of US Treasury ownership

A bit of history never hurts: bond yields from 1800 onwards

A number of colorful charts on credit and debt

Cool chart (+ report) on the importance of gold mining for a number of countries

Funny clip on a Banksy selling art in NewYork

Brilliant wildlife pictures: I do not think they picked the right winner though.

Beautiful pictures of insects…

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