Best of the Web: 14-06-16, nr 1015

Good morning. Remember the time the average CEO’s earned only 20 times as much as the average worker? Neither do I…

http://www.businessinsider.com/ceo-compensation-chart-2014-6

http://www.epi.org/publication/ceo-pay-continues-to-rise/

 

Martin Wolff speaks with Phelps on innovation and creativity
http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/2/c88b2610-f095-11e3-b112-00144feabdc0.html

 

Stock market returns since the last low
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http://www.chartoftheday.com/20140611.htm?H

 

37 days without a 1% change…? I knew it was quiet, but this quiet…?
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http://blogs.wsj.com/moneybeat/2014/06/11/heres-how-quiet-it-really-is-in-the-stock-market/

 

You know the drill by now: the best of last week…
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https://lukasdaalder.com/2014/06/13/best-in-economics-this-week-june-13/

Interesting chart, but I do not see the runner-up just yet… And can someone validate these dates? Was France a reserve currency, or was it gold?
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http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-06-13/5-things-ponder-gdp-dollar-and-subprime

Japan. The outlier
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http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-06-13/sea-money-printing-what-happened-all-liquidity

I am not sure whether this is valid, but it is claimed that this is a major (possible) threat for bitcoin
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http://www.businessinsider.com/today-bitcoins-doomsday-scenario-arrived-2014-6

Not particularly new, but interesting nevertheless
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http://awealthofcommonsense.com/need-recession-meaningful-correction-stocks/

Is it me, or is there a new hype going on in death statistics…?
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http://www.latimes.com/nation/nationnow/la-na-nn-g-how-americans-die-20140610-story.html

The schedules for the week to come
http://www.calculatedriskblog.com/2014/06/schedule-for-week-of-june-15th.html

Some cool pictures from the iphone photography awards
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http://www.ippawards.com/?project=2014-winners

 

A complete overview of all previous editions of Best of the Web can be found herehttp://tinyurl.com/c8ge4c5. All links provided are collected from public websites, unless otherwise specified. I have not checked the data or information for accuracy used, and therefore do not guarantee that all data provided will be 100% correct. The links provided do not necessarily reflect my personal opinion and should be seen as general interest: oftentimes I do not agree with arguments presented, but nevertheless think it is worthwhile to read them. It is up to the reader to make up their own mind. Suggestions or discussions are more than welcome. Do not quote unless specifically cleared beforehand!

 

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