Best of the Web: 14-09-12, nr 1064

Good morning. Cool chart for all inflationistas and deflationistas alike!

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-09-11/death-deflation-central-bank-era

THE big news for the bitcoin community yesterday: the Bank of England takes a serious look at cryptocoins
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http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/publications/Documents/quarterlybulletin/2014/qb14q3digitalcurrenciesbitcoin1.pdf
http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/publications/Documents/quarterlybulletin/2014/qb14q3digitalcurrenciesbitcoin2.pdf
http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2014/09/11/1967752/boe-on-the-bitcoin-tech-arms-race/

And in case you have missed this one part 1: China is building an airbase in the disputed South Chine Sea…
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http://qz.com/263651/china-says-it-is-being-bullied-into-building-an-airbase-in-the-south-china-sea/

In case you somehow missed it part 2, the new kid on the block…
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www.ritholtz.com/blog/2014/09/alibaba-biggest-ipo-by-market-value-of-all-time/

Well, this chart made me think, that if you just smooth long enough, all lines will turn out flat
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http://www.businessinsider.com/european-productivity-growth-2014-9

The ECB monthly. Only a 100 pages long
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http://www.ecb.europa.eu/pub/pdf/mobu/mb201409en.pdf

I am not sure that Scoxit is such a good plan….

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http://www.businessinsider.com/banks-planning-to-leave-scotland-if-it-goes-independent-2014-9

And here is what The Economist makes of it
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http://www.economist.com/news/finance-and-economics/21617015-if-scotland-gains-independence-it-will-need-new-currency-and-new-central

This is certainly an interesting read, although the report itself is not public
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http://www.businessinsider.com/deutsche-bank-on-the-bond-bubble-2014-9

Something from Fidelity on ‘international’ stocks. Might be interesting.
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https://www.fidelity.com/viewpoints/investing-ideas/more-international-stock

Some very cool photo’s of kids going to school (and what trouble they have to go to, to get there)
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http://www.boredpanda.com/dangerous-journey-to-school/

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