Best of the Web: 13-12-11, nr 897

Good Morning. What if that truck starts to drive away… Martin Wolf (FT) is not to happy about things

European banking deal updates!

Nice one: the top 50 companies on an R&D scale!

Interesting: home equity is resurfacing as a source of purchasing powerV8cC0bxm26XM5AI30FO32hgnzK6094G07J4jfc8rC7SPUia-ZYkunMzG_UnN91ZrjXN-L5OVHv2SvpkD4-x7CWWA8taQcNoXWmW1EMVAIRxSxBj5HDFigMSbrQ

Cool overview table of portfolio management cross border amounts outstanding

The problem of low wages (or is it the loss of jobs?)

The 41 ‘most important economic stories of 2013’ from the Atlantic. Or at least, that is the claim. No Abenomics, no bitcoin, no Europe…


Some observations from Gavyn Davies on (the lack of) inflation…

…and while we are on the subject of inflation: the difference between consumer prices and prices for consumer spending…

…which is at least partly to this: changes in consumption patterns

High yield spreads hit another four year low!


Spot the odd one out…

Bitcoin ownership. There is a 1% already….

High yield spreads hit a 5 year low….


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