Best of the Web: 13-12-02, nr 890

Good Morning. A long piece on bitcoin with numerous arguments and counter-arguments. The currency crashed during the weekend, but has rebounded…

Interesting! “East African trade bloc approves monetary union deal”

I am not sure how they measure it, but I guess it feels logical: the age of US capital stock is at a record level

It was a quiet week last week, thanks to thanksgiving…

Study by the Dallas Fed into the immigration and transformation of the Texas economy

Just to remind everyone

Speaking of which: this is an interesting chart as well…

But having said that: Obama’s approval rate continues to decline…

Taxes in the US: you better keep your income low and go for capital gains…

And the schedules for the week ahead


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