Best of the Web: 14-10-15, nr 1087

Good morning. The Global wealth report of Credit Suisse is out! With the special topic: wealth inequality!

 http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2014/10/14/2006542/and-the-special-credit-suisse-wealth-topic-this-year-is/

…and this is what The Economist has made of it NbgVQLo9J661gcXxuFKbHwuSAp282EWhy68RWP8dgsSwXWV4WTzst-EZGkfqPExJhvOk4VPVel6naSK2Wl7zoTqQQuSAenWRjBdXGsceEheHvLOUF4EYx07SQx683tN8eA

http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2014/10/daily-chart-8

A bit of background on market crashes. As a warning, I have seen different numbers as well…

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http://awealthofcommonsense.com/heading-another-crash/

Some thoughts on oil/OPEC

http://ftalphaville.ft.com/files/2014/10/Screen-Shot-2014-10-14-at-13.16.50.png

http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2014/10/14/2005952/when-the-cartel-bursts-brent-edition/

Which fits in nicely with this chart of The Economist: how oil affects the financial state of numerous countries…

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http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2014/10/daily-chart-7

…and here is some more on oil…

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http://online.wsj.com/articles/opec-competition-pushes-crude-lower-1413194740

This one fits in nicely with the theme: emerging markets sensitivity to commodity shocks

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http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2014/10/14/2006642/how-will-ems-be-affected-by-commodity-price-declines/

Are there still inflationistas out there? Anywhere?

five year breakevens

http://www.businessinsider.com/breakevens-making-new-lows-2014-10

This one is for the infrastructure huggers out there…

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http://www.bruegel.org/nc/blog/detail/article/1457-infrastructure-investment-is-a-no-brainer/

I have probably shown this one before. Still a nice chart though.

OECD natural disasters economic damage

http://www.businessinsider.com/oecd-disaster-charts-2014-10

“South Florida, in particular, is a sitting duck.” I picked this one because of that line. No clue if it is true

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http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/capital-weather-gang/wp/2014/10/07/why-floridas-record-setting-hurricane-drought-portends-danger/

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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