Best in Economics this week: May 23

10 years from now, at the butchers…
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Given that bond yields have been dropping for over thirty years, this chart does not surprise me

Interesting trading strategy. Will it work this time round?
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A bit of perspective on how big the Indian elections really were

Credit Suisse read Piketty and takes a crack at r>g: “we are not (traceably) oligarched by the offspring of Roman emperors”


Some statistics on how big the stock market in the world currently is

Quite a different way of looking at inequality…

The deadliest animal in the world?

For in them history books: how much the Fed has purchased so far, per month

Where is James Bond!!!?


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