Best of the Web: 14-08-24, nr 1050

Good morning. Jackson Hole came and went: here are the various speeches held during the weekend. The chart is from Draghi’s presentation
http://www.kc.frb.org/publications/research/escp/escp-2014.cfm
http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-08-22/mario-draghis-still-whatever-it-takes-jackson-hole-speech

 

The more you hype it, the bigger the chance of a negative surprise. In this case it applies to Jackson Hole…
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http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-08-22/did-feds-magic-just-run-out

Your kickstart of the new week: the best of last week!
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https://lukasdaalder.com/2014/08/22/best-in-economics-this-week-august-22/

Cool charts on oil disruptions through time
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http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-08-24/oil-after-us-hegemony

Oceans appear to have absorbed the excess heat in recent years…
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http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2014/08/daily-chart-14

This chart shows that the rally in Southern bonds has not helped the corporate sector (in real terms)…
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http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-08-23/europes-real-borrowing-costs

Who would have thunk that: subprime is back!
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http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2014/08/10-sunday-reads-74/

I know this one is old, but I like it. A lot.
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http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-08-23/g-20s-solution-systemically-unstable-too-big-fail-banks-more-debt

A bit of analyses on the Emerging Market Debt market
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http://www.voxeu.org/article/new-breed-global-investors-and-financial-stability

Very cool (moving) map on the boom in oil and gas drilling in the US
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http://www.businessinsider.com/animated-us-oil-and-gas-rig-map-2014-8

And the schedule for the week ahead
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http://www.calculatedriskblog.com/2014/08/schedule-for-week-of-august-24th.html

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